If there's one player the Dallas Cowboys cannot afford to lose, it's quarterback Dak Prescott. That's why his right calf injury in Sunday's overtime win over the New England Patriots was especially concerning.
According to reports, Prescott actually suffered the injury on the final play of the game: A 35-yard game-winning touchdown pass to CeeDee Lamb. The two-time Pro Bowler will undergo an MRI on Monday to determine the exact nature of this injury.
Dak Prescott Injury Update
Prescott has been playing at an MVP level this season and currently leads the league with +400 odds to win the award on FanDuel Sportsbook. Not only are the Cowboys off to a blistering 5-1 start, but Prescott is near the top in seemingly every major quarterback category.
Dallas' gunslinger ranks second in completion percentage (73.1%), fourth in touchdowns (16) and quarterback rating (115.0), and fifth in total yards (1,813).
Monday's MRI will give the Cowboys a plan of action moving forward, depending on if any calf issues are revealed.
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