FRISCO, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – You might call it a $90 million celebration as the Dallas Cowboys and Ezekiel Elliott made the six-year contract extension official.
Elliott is now the highest paid running back in NFL history.READ MORE: Police From All Over Rally To Lift Spirits Of North Texas Child Battling Cancer
Cowboys owner Jerry Jones was out of town when the deal was finalized on Wednesday.
On Thursday, both the Cowboys owner and running back showed there were no hard feelings following Elliott’s 40-day holdout where he missed all of training camp and all of the preseason games.
Jones presented Elliott with a shirt that says, “Zeke Who?” on the front, making light of a Jones quote during the holdout.
On the back, there is an image of Elliott and it says, “That’s Who!”READ MORE: 1-Year-Old Dallas Boy At Center Of Amber Alert Found Safe
Those shirts are now being sold for $30 each with proceeds going to the Salvation Army.
Elliott also said he’s pledging $100,000 to the Salvation Army to build a new facility in Dallas.
During the news conference, Elliott thanked the Jones family for the big contract has he looks “to remain here for the rest of my career.”MORE NEWS: State Fair Of Texas Welcomed 2.2M Visitors During 24-Day Run
“I’m just really excited about this team. I’m really excited about what we’re going to do,” he said.