Dak Prescott is the single-season passing touchdown leader for the Dallas Cowboys, passing Tony Romo for the most in a year in Cowboys history. On Prescott’s final pass of the night, he threw a touchdown strike to Corey Clement to set the record — his 37th of the season.
Prescott threw five touchdown passes on the night to set the record, finishing 21 of 27 for 295 yards and five touchdowns to zero interceptions for a 151.8 passer rating. He entered the game with 32 touchdown pases on the night, four behind Romo, who is an NFL analyst for CBS, for the franchise mark (Romo threw 36 touchdown passes for the Cowboys in 2007).
Prescott also had four passing touchdowns in the first half of the game, the second time in three weeks he threw four in teh opening 30 minutes. Since 2000, the only other quarterbacks with four passing touchdowns in the first half in two games in the same season are Tom Brady (2007) and Peyton Manning (2004), per NFL Research.
Prescott ends his regular season with 4,449 yards and 37 touchdowns on the year. He has his second 4,00-yard season and second 30 touchdown season.