Dak Prescott’s brother Jace passes away at age 31

April 23, 2020

Jace Prescott, brother of Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott, died at age 31. No cause of death has been revealed.

The Dallas Cowboys organization released a statement confirming Jace’s passing. The statement, released late Thursday evening, reads, “It is with great sadness and support that we share the news of the passing of Jace Prescott today. The loss of Tad and Dak’s brother is devastating. At this incredibly difficult time, the Prescott family asks only for prayers and respect for their privacy.”

Jace was the middle of three brothers, younger than eldest Tad and older than Dak, who turns 27 in July. The three brothers relied on one another during their mother Peggy’s battle with colon cancer, which she eventually succumbed to in 2013.

Jace played college football at Northwestern State, redshirting in 2007 before seeing action in 11 games the following season. Jace finished his college career 3-0 as a starting quarterback before an injury prematurely ended his career in 2009.

Jace also appeared alongside his two brothers in a Campbell’s Chunky Soup commercial last year, which subtly honored Peggy, who reportedly used to tell Tad and Jace to look after Dak.

As a high school athlete, Jace earned an honorable mention on the LHSAA’s 2006 Class 4A All-State football team in addition to being a First-Team Times’ 2006 All-City Football selection.

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    Sheryl BakerApr 25, 2020 at 12:09 am


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    Ralph LeonardApr 24, 2020 at 5:32 pm

    My Condolences to the Prescott family I keep your family in prayer.

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    Oz e talleyApr 24, 2020 at 1:51 pm

    Prayers are sent ??? that our HEAVENLY Father will continue too Bless you all

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    Mary BocchinoApr 24, 2020 at 10:02 am

    Bless The Prescott family during this tragic time. Jace looked like a fine young man,, so sorry for your your loss.

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    Debra CottonApr 24, 2020 at 9:39 am

    God be with the family during this difficult time. Rely on God to get you thru.. hugs and prayers from East Texas

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    Danyell SimmonsApr 23, 2020 at 11:49 pm

    I’m so sorry for loss. My heart goes out to you and the rest of your family. Sending prayers and thoughts your way ?❤?❤?

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    Gina LopezApr 23, 2020 at 11:41 pm

    Prescott family I am so sorry for your great loss. Remember your loved and cared for by my Family
    God Bless

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    Dawn BealeApr 23, 2020 at 11:13 pm

    I am So Sorry for your loss! I send my Deepest Condolences to the Prescott Family. Prayers and Love!!
    ???❤❤❤ #COWBOY4LIFE

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