Dallas QB Dak Prescott carted off with leg injury


Oct 11, 2020; Arlington, Texas, USA; Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott (4) leaves the field with an injury in the third quarter against the New York Giants at AT&T Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Tim Heitman-USA TODAY Sports

(Reuters) — Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott left with an apparent serious leg or ankle injury in the third quarter of Sunday’s game against the visiting New York Giants.

Prescott gained 9 yards on a called quarterback draw and was tackled by New York safety Logan Ryan.

He immediately clutched his right lower leg. After a cast was placed on the leg, Prescott appeared to be crying as he was carted off the field at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas.

Dallas led 24-23 at the time of the injury. Veteran Andy Dalton replaced Prescott.

Prescott completed 14 of 21 passes for 166 yards with one interception. He also caught an 11-yard touchdown pass.

The 27-year-old Prescott entered the game leading the NFL in completions (137), attempts (201) and passing yards (1,690).

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