Matt Farniok, an American football center for the Dallas Cowboys of the National Football League, was born on September 26, 1997. At the 2021 NFL Draft, the Cowboys selected him in the seventh round.
At Nebraska, he played collegiate football. Washington High School was attended by Farniok. He started at the offensive line as a sophomore. He was named to the Sioux Falls Argus Leader’s Elite 45 and Class 11AAA All-state teams as a junior.
He played in 7 games as a redshirt freshman, starting 4. At right guard and right tackle, he made two starts each. He was selected as the right tackle starter as a sophomore, helping the club average 456.2 yards of total offense.
The Dallas Cowboys selected Farniok in the seventh round of the 2021 NFL Draft, 238th overall. On May 13, 2021, he agreed to a four-year rookie contract. Farniok was placed on injured reserve on October 26, 2022.
How Many Siblings Does Matt Farniok Have?
Derek, Tom, and Will Farniok, three of Farniok’s brothers, were all NCAA Division I football players. American football center Tom Farniok, who is presently unsigned, is his brother.
He was a 2015 undrafted free agent who was signed by the Minnesota Vikings. At Iowa State, he participated in college football.