Dak Prescott
Quarterback
Drafted: Round 4 (#135 overall), 2016
Experience: 5 Years
College: Mississippi State
Contract: 4 yr(s)
$160,000,000
Signing Bonus $66,000,000 AAV$40,000,000 G'teed:$126,000,000 Free Agent:2025 / UFA
Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
2021 Contract details by year 28 $2,750,000 $13,200,000 - - $1,250,000 $17,200,000 $95,000,000
2022 Contract details by year 29 $20,000,000 $13,200,000 - - $1,250,000 $34,450,000 $77,800,000
2023 Contract details by year 30 $31,000,000 $13,200,000 - - $1,250,000 $45,450,000 $43,350,000
2024 Contract details by year 31 $29,000,000 $13,200,000 $5,000,000 - $1,250,000 $48,450,000 $28,900,000
2025 Contract details by year 32 - $13,200,000 - - $1,250,000 $14,450,000 $14,450,000
2026 Contract details by year 33 - - - - - - -
Contract Notes:
  • $95M fully guaranteed (signing bonus + 2021 salary + 2022 salary)
  • $31M 2023 salary fully guarantees on the 5th league day of 2022 (injury guaranteed now)
  • 2024 Roster Bonus: $5M (5th league day of 2024)
  • Annual $500,000 deescalator for missing workouts
  • No-Tag clause
  • No-Trade clause
  • 2025-2026 are void years for cap purposes, automatically void the last league day of 2024
  • 2026 void year will allow the 2022 base salary to be restructured
  • Annual Super Bowl win + 50% snaps: $1M
Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Other Bonus Total Cash
2016 Player Cash Earnings $450,000 $383,393 - $1,176,937
2017 Player Cash Earnings $540,000 - - $941,006
2018 Player Cash Earnings $630,000 - - $630,000
2019 Player Cash Earnings $2,025,000 - - $2,155,229
2020 Player Cash Earnings $31,409,000 - - $31,414,653
2021 Player Cash Earnings $2,750,000 $66,000,000 - $75,000,000
6 seasons $37,804,000 $66,383,393 - $111,317,825

Cap Hit

#10
Quarterback
#3
Dallas Cowboys
#21
NFL

AAV

#1
Quarterback
#3
NFL

Cash

#1
Quarterback
#1
NFL
  • Sep 7 2021

    Converted $6.25M of 2021 salary into bonus, clearing $5M of cap space with Dallas (DAL)

  • Mar 9 2021

    Signed a 4 year $160 million contract extension with Dallas (DAL)

  • Mar 9 2021

    Offered a 1 year $37.69 million franchise tag by Dallas (DAL)

  • Mar 16 2020

    Signed a 1 year $31.4 million franchise tag by Dallas (DAL)

  • May 31 2016

    Signed a 4 year $2.72 million contract with Dallas (DAL)

  • Apr 30 2016

    Drafted by Dallas (DAL): Round 4 (#135 overall)