Ezekiel Elliot to Pay for the Funeral of 8th Grade Football Star Jaylon McKenzie who was Killed by Stray Bullet in St. Louis

Ezekiel Elliott reached out to a grieving family with a kind gesture, according to a report.


Jaylon McKenzie, an 8th grader who was a top football prospect, was shot and killed while leaving a party after being struck by a stray bullet on Saturday night. The 14-year-old was featured in Sports Illustrated last year and already had scholarship offers from Missouri and Illinois.

His family is going through a difficult grieving period, and Elliott reached out and offered to pay for the funeral costs, according to 105.3 FM’s Ben Rogers.

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SOURCE: Yardbarker