The Dallas Cowboys seem able to unleash the total Dak Prescott expertise this upcoming season.
At his media availability on Tuesday, Cowboys head coach Mike McCarthy was requested if he hopes to name extra operating performs for Prescott this season.
“I hope so,” McCarthy mentioned. ” … You take a look at his physique, he’s clearly completely different than he was final 12 months. He’s leaner, extra versatile.”
Prescott has by no means essentially been thought of a dual-threat QB, however he had success shifting the ball together with his ft early in his profession. He rushed for 1,221 yards and 21 touchdowns on 241 carries over the course of his first 4 years, a median of 5.2 yards per carry.
However over the previous two seasons, largely whereas Prescott was coping with severe accidents, he is put up simply 239 speeding yards and 4 TDs on 66 carries in 21 complete video games, after not lacking a single recreation over his first 4 years.
On Wednesday’s “Undisputed,” Skip Bayless mentioned that he believes the Cowboys are going via their regular offseason routine of giving followers one thing to be enthusiastic about — on this occasion, that includes Prescott within the speeding assault.
Nonetheless, Bayless is not shopping for it.
“The most effective offseason narrative I can consider is, ‘Dak is again. Dak is totally wholesome now.’ I am making an attempt to not fall again into that entice.”
Will Dak Prescott operating extra enhance Cowboys offense?
Hear whether or not Skip Bayless believes Dak Prescott operating extra would make him a greater quarterback.
Final season, the Cowboys completed ninth within the NFL in speeding yards per recreation (124.6), eighth in yards per carry (4.5) and seventeenth in speeding scores (15).
“I do take a look at this objectively and I do say, ‘You recognize what? I do miss some extra operating from Dak Prescott,’ as a result of he is a large man … with some mobility,” Bayless mentioned. “I am not speaking about Lamar [Jackson] right here. However he strikes fairly properly.”
If McCarthy is certainly being real, followers will get to see that motion come this fall.
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