American football quarterback Dak Prescott grew up in Haughton, Louisiana where he was born the last of children of his father and the last of three of his mother’s.
He played football in high at Haughton High School and was rated as a three-star recruit.
He played collegiate football at Mississippi State University and received first-team All-SEC honors.
Prescott was selected by the Cowboys in the fourth round of the 2016 NFL Draft after he graduated from college.
Dak Prescott Parents: Peggy Prescott, Nathaniel Prescott
Peggy Prescott and Nathaniel Prescott are the parents of Dak Prescott.
Peggy was a European American woman who worked as a truck shop manager.
She died of colon cancer on 3 November 2013 while Prescott was still in college.
Dak established The Faith Fight Finish Foundation in hor of his late mother.
Nathaniel is an African-American but much is not known about him.
Peggy and Nathaniel had four children together but Nathaniel has another from a previous relationship.