October 5, 2022

Dak Prescott is the only QB player on the Cowboys' list of 53 men

Dak Prescott is the only QB player on the Cowboys’ list of 53 men

It looks like Dak Prescott will have the Cowboys quarterback room for himself after Tuesday’s cut-list deadline.

The seven-year-old veteran is currently the only caller on Dallas’ 53-man roster after the team cut all three backups: Cooper Rush, Will Greer and Ben Dinucci. Greer is subject to exemptions, while Rush is not.

It is said that the cowboy Plan to bring back at least one player Once they can transfer other veterans to an injured reserve, including left tackle Tyron Smith and a wide receiver James Washington. Dallas is also likely to look for other back-to-back players left in the market after Tuesday’s league-wide roster cuts.

Rush has been with the Cowboys since 2017, a short stint with the Giants in 2020. He played in five games with one start last season and completed 30 of 47 passes for 422 yards, three touchdowns and one interception.

Dak Prescott in action during the Cowboys game on January 16, 2022, at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas.
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Cooper Rush (#10) and Dak Prescott (#4) at Cowboys Training Camp on August 1, 2022, in Oxnard, California.
Cooper Rush (#10) and Dak Prescott (#4) at Cowboys Training Camp on August 1, 2022, in Oxnard, California.
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The Cowboys asked Greer to stop the waivers last September. The previous third-round pick from West Virginia had twice started with the Panthers in 2019.

DiNucci, who was a seventh-round pick in 2020, started one game for the Cowboys and appeared in three competitions as a rookie. He spent last season in the coaching team.

Prescott has struggled with a string of injuries in recent years – including ankle, leg and shoulder.

Dak Prescott during training camp at River Ridge Fields on August 09, 2022 in Oxnard, California.
Dak Prescott during training camp at River Ridge Fields on August 09, 2022, in Oxnard, California.
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In March, Cowboys coach Mike McCarthy said Prescott had undergone a “cleaning” operation on his left shoulder.

“This is not a concern. McCarthy said at the time. Prescott later said he had no problems following the procedure.

This year, Prescott had an entire off-season program for the first time since 2019.

Dak Prescott at the Cowboys pre-season game against Seattle at AT&T Stadium on August 26, 2022 in Arlington, Texas.
Dak Prescott during the Cowboys pre-season game against Seattle at AT&T Stadium on August 26, 2022 in Arlington, Texas.
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The 29-year-old midfielder spent most of his off-season rehabilitation last year from ankle surgery that kept him sidelined in the last 11 games of 2020. He was a full-on to start training camp last summer but did not play in pre-season as a measure Precautionary. Because of the tension in the right shoulder.

Prescott started 17 of 18 games last season, including the playoffs, when he threw a career-record 37 touchdown passes with an completion percentage of 68.8.