Dak Prescott Becomes Captain America for NBC’s Sunday Night Football

Avengers: Endgame helped present that audiences actually love Captain America, and other people talked about how emotional they have been on the conclusion of the movie. NBC’s Sunday Night Football crew determined to take the quarterback of “America’s Team” and provides him the defend. During their broadcast this weekend, Dak Prescott of the Dallas Cowboys turned a hero. (Quick Note: Legendary Dallas QB Roger Staubach was nicknamed Captain Americaagain within the day.)

Dallas got here into the weekend undefeated at 3-Zero and goes into New Orleans for at this time’s motion. The “America’s Team” factor has turn out to be a meme in recent times due to the Cowboys’ propensity to underwhelm when it issues most. But, this 12 months, Prescott is main them similar to the First Avenger. Needless to say, regardless that he’s been spectacular, seeing his headshot photoshopped onto Chris Evans is mildly jarring at greatest.

The man carrying the defend stepped away from the Marvel Cinematic Universe along with his efficiency in Avengers: Endgame. An aged Steve Rogers handed down the mantle to Sam Wilson to proceed the combat. He will proceed to determine his new position in The Falcon and the Winter Soldier. But, even with a altering of the guard, followers will nonetheless miss due to how likable the character was and Evans’ earnest portrayal of Rogers.

Audiences actually felt like they obtained to know the character personally over so many movies beginning along with his introduction in Captain America: The First Avenger. That honor at all times proven by means of because the hero put the better good above his personal needs all through his adventures within the MCU. It seems that preserving that good-hearted nature was one thing that proved actually powerful for Evans and the filmmakers.

At an look at ACE Comic Con over the Summer, Evans defined how laborious it was to maintain that integrity on the core of Steve Rogers. He additionally revealed that there have been some actually difficult components to components of the position that helped maintain everybody on their toes.


“The trickiest thing about the character is he’s a good man and so trying to find new ways to make it interesting, that was the challenge because he always puts himself last and it became such a … real collaboration between myself and Kevin [Feige, Marvel Studios President] and the Russos and Christopher Markus and Stephen McFeely in terms of trying to preserve his nature,” Evans started.

“He’s kind of a taciturn guy. He doesn’t kind of, you know there’s a lot of other characters in the Marvel universe who kind of use their words for creative advantage and Cap is a little bit more of a simple-minded guy and it’s hard to kind of create stories around him to at once create conflict, but not just make him the center cog where circumstance happens around him.”

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