Mississippi State quarterback Dak Prescott will return for his senior season, the school announced on its football Twitter account:
— MSU Football (@HailStateFB) January 14, 2015
Prescott was a leading Heisman candidate in 2014 until late-season losses, including to Georgia Tech in the Orange Bowl, derailed his campaign. Still, the bruising runner with a strong arm should have the Bulldogs near the top of the SEC West in 2015.
If he can improve his fundamentals and keep Mississippi State in the national spotlight next season, he could be one of the top quarterbacks selected in the 2016 NFL Draft.