Interesting Biography Facts
Rayne Dakota Prescott
American football player
July 29, 1993
Sulphur, Louisiana, United States
Haughton High School, Mississippi State University
Dak Prescott family members
Tad Prescott (older brother), Jace Prescott (older brother), Natalie Prescott Smith (older half-sister), Elliott Prescott (older half-brother)
Is Dak Prescott a gay/bisexual?
What is Dak Prescott marital status?
Who are Dak Prescott parents?
Nathaniel Prescott (father)
Date of birth: September 7, 1960
Nat divorced from Dak’s mother when the future quarterback was in the first form. Nevertheless, the man didn’t escape from his son’s life. They are closely-knitted till now, and not long ago Mr. Prescott moved to Frisco, Texas to be closer to his son.
He was born in USA and used to live in Vinton, LA for years. He is a father of 5 kids, including the famous American football player Dak Prescott. Nat earned his living as a commercial driver. He worked for the Louisiana oil fields during a long period in his life. After that, he served as a driver of an Austin city bus.
Now he resides not far from his son’s place and helps him with his two dogs. In 2018 the man was arrested for marijuana possession.
Peggy Prescott (mother)
Date of birth: September 4
Date of death: November 3, 2013
Where are the stars from? Some of them like Dak Prescott, come from a trailer park in Princeton, Louisiana. The trailer, where the future sports celebrity grew up, consisted of three bedrooms. He shared it with his siblings and a mother Peggy. He spent a lot of time, playing football with his mother and brothers behind their trailer, in the back part of the park.
Since the earliest years, Dak’s mother played an important part in his life. She raised three kids as a single mom and worked hard as a truck stop manager.
She was diagnosed with colon cancer when Dak was busy with his studying and practicing American football. She didn’t tell him about her diagnose to let the young man focus on his activities. In 2013 he had to leave the college for a while to care about his mom. She died on November 3, 2013.
Till now Peggy and Scott are closely connected. The quarterback confessed in his numerous interviews, that he texted his mother before each important game.
Dak Prescott siblings
Tad Prescott (older brother)
Date of birth: 1986
Thaddeus Jordan Prescott is Dak’s older brother and his close friend. Very often he attends Dallas Cowboys’ games and watches his brother’s play, wishing him to show his best every time. “I am the craziest on the stadium at the moment he scores”, Tad told in his interview.
He resides in Princeton, LA till now. He is married to Elizabeth Prescott.
Jace Prescott (older brother)
Date of birth: May 10, 1988
Date of death: April 23, 2020 (age 31)
No cause of death is currently available.
Jace Mackenzie Prescott is Dak’s second oldest brother. He is not just Dak’s friend and relative, but also his colleague. He was educated at Haughton High School and then entered Northwestern State University to study psychology. As a member of the University American football team, he debuted on the field in 2007, but in 2009 he played with his teammates in the match in Houston, but was injured and had to make a pause in his career. Later he returned and gained some kudos as the offensive lineman.
Natalie Prescott Smith (older half-sister)
Date of birth: 1982
Dak has an only paternal half-sister Natalie Nichole Prescott-Smith. She is not a public person and stays in the shadow. Just a few things are known about her. Currently, she resides in Clarkston, GA. As of 2019, she is single.
Elliott Prescott (older half-brother)
Dak has an older half-brother from the paternal side – Elliott Prescott. They seem to be not so close because Dak rarely mentions him in his interviews. Probably, Elliott tries to stay in the shadow.
The greatest athletes come from the greatest families, where they were taught to be persistent and to work hard. Rayne Dakota Prescott is one of such guys.
Widely known as Dak Prescott, he gained international popularity as an American football player. He is a quarterback, and it’s one of the most important positions of the attacking team. Dak is a member of the Dallas Cowboys, he plays for the National Football League. His stats on the field is impressive.
Dak was raised in Princeton, Louisiana in the family of six – he has a mother and five siblings.
He played football in high school as the linebacker and threw 39 touchdowns as well as led his team to a district championship. He was a talented athlete, and that was noticed by his teachers from Haughton High School. He performed for the school team and managed to set several records, including throwing 39 touchdowns, which led his team to the district leadership.
His success in sports helped him to get an invitation to the Mississippi State University. He continued to play for the college team. At first, he was the backup to Tyler Russell, and then he got the chance to demonstrate his talent. Russell got an injury, so Prescott started to play. He participated in 11 games and showed great results. After that Dak got the real chance to start a career in the sports industry. He was drafted by Dallas Cowboys, the legendary team, which has been playing in NFL since the 1960s. Since 2016 he proves every day that he is one of the best quarterbacks in the team’s history.
Interesting and fun facts
- His shirt number is 4. He chose that number because of his mom, who was born on September 4.
- He keeps his life private and has never confirmed officially any of his relationships. Nevertheless, he was rumored to date a playboy model Yasmine Nicole. She discussed in the media their relationships and confessed that they separated because of too busy schedules. At the end of 2018, he was romantically linked to an actress Estrella Nouri.
- His net worth is close to $2 million.
- In spring, 2016 he was accused of driving under influence and was arrested. Nevertheless, later the results of the breathalyzer test were declared as invalid and the athlete was considered as not guilty.
- His height is 6 ft 2 in and his weight is 227 pounds.