Dak Prescott - Biography
Last Modified: Feb 2, 2020
|Best Known For:||Dallas Cowboys|
|Net Worth:||$2 million|
|Born on :||July 29, 1993 (age 28)|
|Birth Name /
|Rayne Dakota Prescott|
|Birth Place:||Sulphur, Louisiana, USA|
|Father's Name:||Nathaniel Prescott|
|Mother's Name:||Peggy Prescott|
Tad Prescott (older brother)
|High School:||Haughton High School|
|University:||Mississippi State University|
|Ethnicity:||Multi-ethnic (African American, European)|
|Height:||1.88 meter (6 feet 2 inch)|
|Weight:||107 kg (235.89 lb)|
|Hair Color:||Dark Brown|
|Eye Color:||Dark Brown|
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Who is Dak Prescott?
Dak Prescott is a football player by profession and American by nationality. He is currently a football quarterback for the Dallas Cowboys of the National Football League (NFL).
Dak Prescott – Age, Parents, Siblings, Education, Ethnicity
Dak Prescott’s birth took place on July 29, 1993, in Sulphur, Louisiana, USA. He was born as Rayne Dakota Prescott to mother Peggy Prescott and father Nathaniel Prescott.
young Dak Prescott with his mother (Image: Instagram)
He is not the only child of his parents and has two siblings – older brothers Tad Prescott and Jace Prescott. From his father’s first marriage, he has two older half-siblings Natalie Prescott Smith (older half-sister), Elliott Prescott (older half-brother).
For education, Dak Prescott attended Haughton High School where he played football for the Buccaneers. After graduation, he went on to study at Mississippi State University where he played for the Mississippi State Bulldogs. His ethnicity is African American (father) and European American (mother). His mother passed away from colon cancer in 2013.
Dak Prescott – Girlfriend, Relationship
There have been multiple gossips and rumors when it comes to Dak Prescott’s love life. In January 2019 he was rumored to be dating Lauren Holley after a video showed Prescott and Holley partying together in Las Vegas. In April 2019 it was reported that his new girlfriend is Instagram model Ireland Borba.
He was also linked to actress Estrella Nouri towards the end of 2018. Heavy reported that Nouri had received a huge bouquet of flowers while she was staying at a hotel in Dubai with the card that said, “These last few months have been the best. Miss you babe!”
None of the rumors and reports were addressed by Prescott. Currently, he appears to be a single man and sans wife, children. As he has never been married, divorce is out of context.
Dak Prescott – Net Worth, Salary
He has a net worth of around $2 million while the figure on his annual salary is not known.
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Dak Prescott – Career
Dak Prescott was redshirted during his freshman year in 2011. In 2012 he played in 12 games as a backup to Tyler Russell. After Russell suffered a concussion in the 2013 season, Prescott took over as the starter.
His college stats (2012-2015) are - 9,376 yards, 70 touchdowns, 8 average in Passing, 2,521 yards, 4 average, 41 touchdowns in rushing, 88 yards, 22 average, 3 touchdowns in receiving.
Dak Prescott signed with Dallas Cowboys in 2016 (Image: Forbes)
In the 2016 NFL Draft, Dak Prescott signed a four-year contract with Dallas Cowboys, who selected him in the fourth round (135th overall). He has been playing for the team from his rookie 2016 year through the 2019 season.
His regular-season stats (2016-2019) is 64 GP, 64 GS with 15,778 yards, 97 touchdowns, 7.6 average in passing and 1,221 yards, 5.1 average, 21 touchdowns in rushing.
Other NFL players on the Dallas Cowboys team are Chris Jones, Lucky Whitehead, Ezekiel Elliott, Kavon Frazier, La'el Collins, etc.
Dak Prescott – Awards, Honors
He has been named Pepsi NFL Rookie of the Week five times, Pro Bowl (2016, 2018), FedEx Air Player of the Week twice in 2018 and has won NFL Rookie of the Year (2016), Pepsi NFL Rookie of the Year winner (2016).
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Dak Prescott – Instagram, Twitter, Facebook
On social media handles including, Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, Dak Prescott is active with 1.9 million, 1.2 million and 475k followers respectively. He also has an official website - dakprescott4.com.
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