By Nick Crain
Russell Wilson’s new contract makes him the highest paid player in NFL history. Will this affect negotiations between the Dallas Cowboys and Dak Prescott?
Dallas Cowboys starting quarterback Dak Prescott is heading into the final season of his rookie contract. According to multiple reports, the Cowboys are looking to negotiate a contract this offseason ahead of his contract ending.
It is expected that Prescott will receive an extremely lucrative contract after leading Dallas to a 32-16 record through his first three seasons, including two division titles resulting in playoff berths as well as two Pro Bowl appearances.
The Seattle Seahawks and their Super Bowl Champion quarterback Russell Wilson just agreed to a brand new, record-breaking contract. This new contract is worth $140 million over four years, including a $65 million signing bonus. Wilson now has the largest contract in NFL history based on average annual value.
Although most fans would like Dak Prescott to take a team-friendly deal, Cowboys owner Jerry Jones has made it very clear that Prescott will get the money he is worth. Although he has not won a Super Bowl like Wilson, Dak still can demand a major...