Rayne Dakota Prescott is an American midfielder with the Dallas Cowboys of the National Football League. He played college football for the Mississippi State Bulldogs and was picked up by the Cowboys in the fourth round of the 2016 NFL Draft. Intended to be a replacement during his rookie season, Prescott became the starting midfielder. of the Cowboys after starter Tony Romo was injured last season, and recognized for the year for his success on the court, including helping the team to seed their conference. Prescott set a number of rookie midfielder records and was named the NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year, while also winning the Pro Bowl selection. His career passing rating of 97.3 is currently seventh of all time, alongside Tom Brady.
|Date of birth||July 29, 1993|
|Place of birth||Sulphur, Louisiana|
|High school||Haughton, (Haughton, Louisiana)|
|NFL Draft||2016 / Round: 4/ Pick: 135|
Became the starting quarterback of the Dallas Cowboys as a rookie in 2016 after an injury to Tony Romo. He was named AP Offensive Rookie of the Year after throwing for 23 touchdowns and just 4 interceptions while leading the Cowboys to a 13-3 record in 2016. After an ankle injury during the 2020 season, he became a free agent.
He was a standout duel threat quarterback during his time at Haughton High School. He played college football at Mississippi State University, where he won the Conerly Trophy as the best player in the state of Mississippi in both 2014 and 2015.
He was born to Peggy and Nathaniel Prescott. He was raised alongside four siblings named Jace, Tad, Natalie, and Elliott.
He was teammates with future NFL defensive end Fletcher Cox at Mississippi State.
Mississippi State Bulldogs Statistical Leaders - Mississippi State Bulldogs Statistical Leaders are the Football Program's personal statistics leaders for the Mississippi State Bulldogs in various categories, including passes, run, total, multipurpose, pick up, defense and kick stats.. Football players for the Mississippi State Bulldogs