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Ezekiel Elliott Says He'll Wear No. 13 This Weekend To Honor Taylor Swift

Ezekiel Elliott posses wearing number 13 in tribute to Taylor Swift.

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Update: To those who, for some reason, took Elliott's tweet seriously, he has clarified: it was a joke (like we thought). He will be wearing his usual No. 15 on Saturday. 

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Earlier: Ohio State running back Ezekiel Elliott is still hitting on pop superstar Taylor Swift - even though she hasn't responded to any of his advances. Thursday night, hours after first reaching out to Swift on Twitter to ask her on a date, Elliott declared that this Saturday, he'll be wearing No. 13 to honor her. Swift was born on December 13th, for the record.

">@taylorswift13 I'm wearing #13 for you this weekend pic.twitter.com/AdG3yb3D17

— EzekielElliott#⃣1⃣5⃣ (@EzekielElliott)

@taylorswift13 I'm wearing #13 for you this weekend ❤️ pic.twitter.com/AdG3yb3D17

— Ezekiel Elliott (@EzekielElliott) September 17, 2015

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Ohio State reserve quarterback Stephen Collier chimed in, accusing Elliott of stealing his jersey.

">September 17, 2015

Clearly, it's a joke, and Elliott won't be switching numbers. Well, at least we think that's the case. Maybe if Swift actually responds, he can convince Ohio State to make it happen.