First Tony Romo then Dak Prescott: How Cowboys QB cracked Post Malone hit

FRISCO, Texas — Dak Prescott won the Cowboys’ annual home-run-derby charity event last week with five home runs.

Single or homer, his walk-up music struck the same chord.

The event disc jockey played Post Malone’s “Wow” for Prescott plate appearances. The lyric of choice: “Always goin’ for it, never punt fourth down. Last call, Hail Mary, Prescott touchdown, ay.”

How’d a young quarterback like Prescott end up in the rapper’s popular solo?

Malone visited Cowboys headquarters last June. Prescott was entering his third season as starting quarterback after supplanting Tony Romo in 2016. Prescott earned the starting job when Romo fractured his back (and his backup Kellen Moore broke his ankle) then played so well Romo never retrieved his role. Romo retired that offseason to…

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