Sport Dak Prescott wants to be 'best quarterback Cowboys ever had'

21:08  17 may  2018
21:08  17 may  2018 Source:   sportingnews.com

Cowboys’ Dak Prescott says team doesn't 'necessarily' need No. 1 receiver

  Cowboys’ Dak Prescott says team doesn't 'necessarily' need No. 1 receiver The Cowboys released Dez Bryant, who registered 7,459 receiving yards and 73 touchdowns over eight seasons with the team, in mid-April.“I don’t know if any team in the league necessarily needs a No. 1 receiver,” Prescott said (via NBC Sports). “It’s about getting the ball out, spreading the ball around, keeping the defense on its toes.

It’s a job that requires more than a good arm: The Cowboys QB has to be part athlete, part CEO, and part statesman. As a kid growing up in rural Louisiana, Dak Prescott never expected he’d be a golfer. But here he is , not long before his second season as quarterback for the Cowboys , hitting the

Though social media was ablaze when Kellen Moore was rumored to be Cowboys ’ new QB coach, Dak Prescott was excited. With the Cowboys finding Cooper Rush, a UDFA that has served as Dak ’s primary backup, Moore’s Ultimately, you want to keep your star quarterback comfortable, in

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Dak Prescott is up for the challenge of becoming the best in Dallas.

The Cowboys quarterback aspires to develop this season and beyond to become the greatest signal-caller the franchise has seen.

"I want to be the best I can," Prescott told reporters at the Cowboys' Reliant Home Run Derby at Dr Pepper Ballpark, via ESPN. "I want to be the best quarterback that the Cowboys ever had. So when I go in each and every day, it's just about being the best player I can be. All that stuff comes when you play the game well."

Prescott has a long way to go if has any hope of being compared to Cowboys greats Roger Staubach, Troy Aikman and Tony Romo, though the Pro Bowl quarterback is off to a good start by winning 22 of his first 32 regular-season starts.

Cowboys ‘in a standstill under coach Jason Garrett,’ says Terrell Owens

  Cowboys ‘in a standstill under coach Jason Garrett,’ says Terrell Owens When asked his opinion of Garrett, who has a 67-53 record in seven-plus seasons with the Cowboys, Owens let loose. “When you really look at it, it doesn't make sense for Jason Garrett to continue to have his job,” Owens said. "[The organization is] not really expanding or progressing even as a team under his coaching tenure there.” Much of his interview centered around the recent departure of wide receiver Dez Bryant, who Owens said should land with the Packers, Panthers or Dallas’ biggest rival — the Redskins.

Dak Prescott has been sensational for the Dallas Cowboys this season, as the rookie quarterback has led the team to a 4-1 record, first place in the NFC East, and has looked extremely good doing so.

Latest Cowboys headlines: Prescott has a chance to become the winningest rookie ever Through 16 weeks, the Cowboys quarterback has been a revelation — unlike anything we’ve seen in NFL history. Cliff Harris: How Dak Prescott leads Cowboys reminds me of Roger Staubach - SportsDay.

Entering his third NFL season, Prescott is slated to be paid $630,000 in 2018 but could set himself up for a mega contract and a hefty raise if he puts on another explosive performance this season.

Prescott, who turns 25 in July, has thrown for 6,991 yards and 45 touchdowns against 17 interceptions in his first two seasons in Dallas. He's also added 639 yards rushing and 12 scores.

Jason Witten expects Dez Bryant to sign with Packers .
Dez Bryant remains unsigned but former teammate Jason Witten has a hunch where he may end up.Bryant, recently cut by the Cowboys, remains unsigned. He played alongside Witten his entire career, but neither will play for Dallas this season. But Witten thinks he knows where Bryant will play.

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