Dallas rookie quarterback Dak Prescott set an NFL record for passes without an interception to start a career on Sunday.
Prescott threw his 163rd pass without an interception in the opening quarter against Green Bay at Lambeau Field. The pass was a 15-yard completion to wide receiver Terrance Williams.
It’s also the most by a rookie.
The Cowboys were leading the Packers 7-3 at the 2:17 mark of the first quarter. Prescott had completed seven of eight passes at that point of the game.
The previous NFL record was held by Tom Brady, who had 162 consecutive attempts without an interception (2000-2001) to start his career. Carson Wentz, a rookie in Philadelphia, is third at 134 and Warren Moon (Houston, 1984) is fourth at 131.
Brady also hold the NFL’s all-time record for consecutive pass attempts without an interception at 358 (2010-2011). Alex Smith is second with 312 in 2015. Bernie Kosar is third at 308 (1990-91) and Bart Starr is fourth at 294 (1964-65).