Dak Prescott

Dak Prescott is an American football quarterback for the NFL team, Dallas Cowboys. He played college football for the Mississippi State Bulldogs.

Prescott’s Bio & Family

Rayne Dakota “Dak” Prescott was born on July 29, 1993, in Sulphur, Louisiana, United States. He is the son of Nathaniel Prescott and Peggy Prescott. Her mother used to work as a manager of a truck stop. He has two older brothers Jace Prescott and Tad Prescott and an older sister named Natalie Prescott-Smith. Besides, he has a half-brother named Elliott Prescott.


Prescott attended Haughton High School in Haughton, Louisiana. There, he played football for the Buccaneers. Afterward, he went to Mississippi State University to play football for the Mississippi State Bulldogs. He played college football for four seasons, from 2012 to 2015.

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Career & Net Worth

Dak was drafted by the Dallas Cowboys in the fourth round (135th overall) in the 2016 NFL Draft. He was named the starter for the beginning of the 2016 season and made his first regular-season start at home against the New York Giants on September 11, 2016.

Prescott has set several rookie quarterback records and was even named the NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year. He earned Pro Bowl selection two times in 2016 and 2018. Besides, he became FedEx Air Player of the Week for two weeks in 2018 and became NFC Offensive Player of the Week two times in 2019.


The player earns the salary in millions from his NFL stint. His salary will be $31.4 million after the Cowboys placed the exclusive rights franchise tag on him. He enjoys the lavish lifestyle with the net worth of an estimated $2 million.

His Personal Life

Dak seems to be private when it comes to his dating status. However, the 26-year-old NFL star has been linked with some names.

Prescott reportedly dated a lady named Kayla Puzas until 2016. He was then linked with a lady named Yasmine Lee in 2017. Later, in April 2019, he was rumored to be dating an Instagram model named Ireland Boba. He is possibly single now, focusing on his career so far.

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Height & Body Statistics

Prescott has an athletic body with a height of 6 feet 2 inches (1.88 meters) and weighs 235 lbs (107 kg). His arm length is 32 1⁄4 inches (0.82 meters) and his hand size is 10 7⁄8 in (0.28 m). He has black hair and his eye color is dark brown.

Bio & Family
Name Dak Prescott
Birth Name Rayne Dakota Prescott 
DOB July 29, 1993
Place of Birth Sulphur, Louisiana, United States
Father’s Name Nathaniel Prescott
Mother’s Name Peggy Prescott
Siblings Three
Brother/s Jace Prescott, Tad Prescott, Elliott Prescott (Half-brother)
Sister/s Natalie Prescott-Smith
Nationality American
Ethnicity Mixed
Religion Christianity
Birth Sign Leo
High School Haughton High School
College/University Mississippi State University
Career & Net Worth
Profession NFL Quarterback 
Career 2016-present
Known For Dallas Cowboys
Net Worth $2 Million
Salary $31.4 Million
Notable Credits Named the NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year in 2016
Personal Life
Gay/Lesbian No
Relationship Status Single
Husband/Wife Not Yet
Boyfriend/Girlfriend Kayla Puzas (2016), Yasmine Lee (2017), Ireland Boba (2019)
Engaged Not Yet
Wedding Date NA
Children Not Yet
Son/s Not Yet
Daughter/s Not Yet
Divorce Not Yet
Body Statistics
Height 6 feet 2 inches (1.88 meters)
Weight 235 lbs (107 kg)
Measurements NA
Shoe Size NA
Dress Size NA
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Dark Brown
  • While at college, he won the 2014 and 2015 Conerly Trophy and the 2015 Senior Class Award.
  • His mother Peggy died at the age of 52 after suffering from colon cancer on November 3, 2013.
  • His elder brother Jace Pescott died at age 31 on April 23, 2020. He played for four years at Northwestern State University in Natchitoches, Louisiana.
  • He was ranked #14 on the list of the ‘NFL Top 100 Players of 2017.’
  • His father is African American and his mother had European American ancestry.
  • He opened Faith Fight Finish Foundation that invests in the future of our youth by empowering them to find strength through adversity