The Cowboys quarterback isn’t letting the pressure get to him and there is plenty of it.
Remember last season between weeks 9-12? You know, that time where Dak Prescott was sacked 15 times in four games? How about the infamous “Burning of Atlanta”? All-Pro left tackle Tyron Smith was out of the lineup and the Cowboys nightmare was realized. Atlanta is where it all started, a day that Chaz Green was beaten so badly off the edge, you would think he owed Adrian Clayborn money. That eight-sack day was referred to as the day that broke Dak Prescott. In his next 11 games, he was 5-6, and was sub-200 yards passing in nine of those games, and was sacked 33 times. Indeed, weeks 9-12 of 2017 were some of the darkest days for the Dallas Cowboys. That four-week stretch was even darker for the young quarterback:
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