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John Burroughs Alum Ezekiel Elliott Drafted by Cowboys

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Ezekiel Elliott the star running back out of Ohio State University and a St. Louis native made history on Thursday night. Elliott was picked number four overall at the NFL Draft in Chicago by the Dallas Cowboys. Elliott becomes the highest picked St. Louis football player in the NFL Draft. The John Burroughs High School alum was elated at being drafted by the Cowboys.

Fox 2 Sports reporter Charlie Marlow was in Chicago and interviewed Ezekiel and his parents, Stacy and Dawn on the Elliott's big night.