So, what does it all mean?
For now, the NFL's initial domestic violence punishment stands -- and the league has been cleared to enforce the 6-game suspension.
The Cowboys happen to be on a bye week -- which gives Zeke's team some time to counterpunch and fight the ruling.
The NFL had initially moved to suspend Zeke after a private investigation found he physically abused his girlfriend on multiple occasions.
Important to note, Elliott was never prosecuted for the incidents -- and he maintains his innocence.
But due to the collective bargaining agreement, the NFL believes it doesn't need a conviction to punish a player.
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