Dallas Cowboys

Weird Fact: Improve Your Passer Rating By Throwing Incompletions

Yes, you read that right. Your passer rating as a quarterback can improve just by throwing passes into the ground, or away into the stands. Don’t believe me? Take a look at Dak Prescott’s game last night.

Prescott went just 18-31 against the Philadelphia Eagles, throwing for 145 yards with 0 touchdowns and 3 interceptions, the most of any game in his career. However, throwing every pass incomplete would have given him a 39.6 rating, where in last night’s game, Prescott finished with a passer rating of 30.4.

Prescott wasn’t too worried about the game however, and he had some words after the game about what the future could have in store for the Cowboys:

The real question is, was Dak just off last night, or are the Eagles really that good? Let us know what you think in the comments below.

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