Know About Dak Prescott; Wife, Family, Age, Stats, Contract, Salary

Published Date: 08 Nov, 2019 Updated date: 28 May, 2021 By Celebs Podium

As the NFL season is reaching the halfway mark, it looks life Dak Prescott is set to be one of the highest earning players on NFL. He is hopeful to get a new contract with the NFL team so far.

Dak Prescott is an American football quarterback who plays for the Dallas Cowboys of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football for the Mississippi State University from 2012 to 2015.

Dak Prescott Bio; Family, Education, Height, Weight

Rayne Dakota Prescott was born on 29 July 1993 to parents Nathaniel Prescott and Peggy Prescott in Sulphur, Louisiana. He has four siblings in the family; three brothers, Tad, Jace, and Elliott, and a sister named Natalie Prescott-Smith.


Dak Prescott shares a picture with his late mother Peggy on 3rd November 2018 (Picture: Dak’s Instagram)

Prescott pursued his early education from Haughton High School in Haughton, Louisiana. He then went to Mississippi State University to begin his college football at the age of 18. He stands tall with a height of 6 feet 2 inches (1.88 meters).

Likewise, his listed weight is 235 lbs (107 kg).

His NFL Career; Stats

Dak played for the Mississippi State Bulldogs football for four seasons from 2012 to 2015. He became the fourth player in FBS history to pass for 60 touchdowns and rush for 40 touchdowns in a career during the 2015 season.

The Dallas Cowboys selected Prescott in the fourth round (135th overall) in the 2016 NFL Draft. He made his first NFL regular-season start in September 2016 at home against the New York Giants.

After the season, he was selected to the Pro Bowl and named the NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year.


Dak Prescott NFL passing stats as of 2019 (Picture: The Football Database)

Similarly, Dak ended his second professional season with 3,324 passing yards, 22 passing touchdowns, 13 interceptions, 357 rushing yards, and six rushing touchdowns. He was named the NFC Offensive Player of the Week for his performance in the first week of the 2019 season.

Contract & Salary

In 2016, Dak signed a 4-year contract with the Cowboys, worth $2,723,393. It includes a $383,393 signing bonus, $383,393 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $680,848.

Another NFL Talent: Know About Evan Engram; NFL, Girlfriend, Age, Stats, Salary, Height

Moreover, on 10 March 2020, he signed a four-year contract extension with the Cowboys, worth $160,000,000. It includes an average annual salary of $40,000,000.

Meanwhile, he will earn a base salary of $9,000,000 and a signing bonus of $66,000,000, while carrying a cap hit of $22,200,000 and a dead cap value of $95,000,000 in 2021.

According to Forbes, Dak is now the highest-paid player in the NFL and the fourth highest-paid athlete in the world.

Is Dak Prescott Dating Or Has Wife?

The 26-year-old apparently has numerous girlfriend lists on his dating life. He was dating a beautiful model girlfriend named Ireland Borba. Their romance got surfaced after they were seen hanging out together in April 2019.

Yoy May Life: Know About Percy Harvin; NFL, Age, Wife, Stats, Net Worth, Height

Previously, he dated a girl named Yasmine Lee in 2017. Moreover, he was linked with the names such as Kayla Puzas and Dallas Nicole Parks.

Engaged To Natalie Buffett In 2021

Well, Dak is now dating a gorgeous girlfriend named Natalie Buffett.

The couple started dating in 2020 and they could not keep their relationship under wraps. His girlfriend Natalie made their relationship Instagram official on the occasion of his 27th birthday in July 2020.

View this post on Instagram

A post shared by Natalie Buffett (@natalie_buffett)

Natalie has been sharing a glimpse of their relationship since then. Meanwhile, she shared pictures of her 24th birthday trip to the Bahamas in April 2021.

Some Interesting Facts About Dak Prescott

  • Dak was named the ‘NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year’ and reached number 14 on the list of the ‘NFL Top 100 Players in 2017.
  • His mother Peggy died of colon cancer on 3rd November 2013. He wears jersey #4 in honor of his mother, whose birthday is on 4th September.
  • His older brother Jace has played as an offensive lineman for Northwestern State University.
  • Prescott is the founder of the ‘Faith Fight Finish Foundation,’ a group that helps financially challenged cancer patients.
Category: Sports