Dak Prescott has been coming up in the recent news cycle with his talks for a contract that was reported recently. The Dallas Cowboys have till 15th of July to negotiate the terms for the Quarterback’s contract. The negotiations are an issue only because of the length of the player’s contract. Read ahead to see how much the young athlete has earned and what his net worth is. Dak Prescott was initially meant to serve as the backup for the Cowboys in his rookie season, but when the team’s starter Tony Romo was injured, Dak was appointed as the team’s starting Quarterback. Tony Romo was injured in the preseason, and this led to Dak earning fame and recognition as the Dallas Cowboys’ new Quarterback. The team even gained the top seed with his significant contributions.
Dak Prescott broke many records in his rookie year, and his name is one to be written down in history books. The exceptional talent in Dak Prescott has allowed him to earn a Pro Bowl Selection. He was also named the NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year. A 97.0 Career Passing Rating has ranked him #7 of All-Time.
Dak Prescott’s Career
The Dallas Cowboys’ plan to set up a young athlete to develop as a quarterback changed when they couldn’t acquire Paxton Lynch and Connor Cook by trading up. They instead went with Dak Prescott in the fourth round. He was 135th Overall and was signed to a 4-year deal. He switched from his college number #15 to a #10 and later changed to a #4 in honor of his late mother. Another player already acquired his college number. The team clinched the NFC East Title with Dak and even finished the season with a 13-3 record.
Dak Prescott is currently under the franchise tag placed by the Dallas Cowboys worth $31.4 Million.
Dak Prescott Net Worth in 2020
Dak Prescott has just come off his best season ever in his career and is bound to earn an impressive figure with an excellent player contract. This young athlete is currently rumored to have a net worth of $2 Million, but that may change soon with changes in his contract. According to some news reports, the Cowboys’ Quarterback is set to sign a 5-year deal worth $175 Million, which gives him a salary of about $30 Million. With all matches being not in play right now, the risk of an injury is quite minimal for him. According to his representative, he has not requested a fifth-year $45 Million salary quite recently.