Became the beginning quarterback from the Dallas Cowboys like a first year in 2016 after a personal injury to Tony Romo. He was called AP Offensive First year of the entire year after tossing for 23 touchdowns and 4 interceptions while leading the Cowboys to a 13-3 record in 2016. He was a standout duel threat quarterback during his period at Haughton SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL. He played university soccer at Mississippi Condition University or college, where he received the Conerly Trophy as the very best participant in the condition of Mississippi in both 2014 and 2015. He was chosen in the 4th round from the 2016 NFL Draft from the Cowboys. He was among just three rookies, alongside Tyreek Hill and his teammate Ezekiel Elliot, to become called towards the 2016-17 Pro Dish. He has old brothers called Tad and Jace. His mom, Peggy, passed on in 2013. He was teammates with long term NFL protective end Fletcher Cox at Mississippi Condition.