FRISCO, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott has his $31.4 million franchise tag on Monday, David Helman of dallascowboys.com reported first.
A long-term deal is still the goal between Prescott and the Cowboys.READ MORE: Rowlett Restaurant Owner Explains No-Mask Policy After Asking Family To Leave
The two sides have until July 15 to work on a long-term deal, but Prescott is officially under contract for the 2020 season and will be reporting to training camp.READ MORE: Rangers Stop Lynn, Beat AL Central-Leading White Sox 2-1
Prescott replaced Tony Romo as the Cowboys starting quarterback in 2016.
Last season, he was second in the league in passing yards with 4,902 and added 30 touchdowns.MORE NEWS: Police: Dallas Officer Arrested, Charged With Driving While Intoxicated
The Cowboys finish 8-8 and did not make the playoffs.