HOUSTON, TX — A Texas furniture store owner with a history of making giant sports bets won the largest known wager on this year’s Super Bowl. Jim “Mattress Mack” McIngvale laid down $3.46 million on the underdog Tampa Bay Buccaneers at +3.5.
Who made the 3 million dollar bet on the Super Bowl?
Here’s what he told us after he won the bet. Jim “Mattress Mack” McIngvale, the Houston furniture store owner who is known for making giant sports bets, has won the largest wager on Super Bowl LV so far — $3.46 million on the underdog Tampa Bay Buccaneers at +3.5.
Who is bet to win the Super Bowl 2021?
The defending champion Tampa Bay Buccaneers (+650) have the second-best odds to win the 2021-22 big game, behind only the Kansas City Chiefs (5-1), the team they defeated in Super Bowl LV, according to odds from Caesars Sportsbook by William Hill.
What is the largest sports bet ever won?
The Top Sports Bets Ever Placed and Won
- $2.5 Million – Kansas City Royals Future.
- $1.2 Million – Tiger Woods Masters Bet.
- $800,000 – New England Patriots Super Bowl Bet.
- $560,000 – Baltimore Ravens Super Bowl Future.
- £200,000 – Leicester City Premier League Future.
Who is underdog in Super Bowl?
The Bucs, who get to play the Super Bowl on their home field at Raymond James Stadium, open as underdogs against the defending champion Chiefs. According to BetMGM as of the time this story was published, the Chiefs were three-point favorites.
Who’s Favored in Super Bowl?
Who is the favorite to win Super Bowl 56?
- Kansas City Chiefs: +475 (bet $100 to win $475)
- Tampa Bay Buccaneers: +600.
- Los Angeles Rams: +1200.
- Buffalo Bills: +1300.
- San Francisco 49ers: +1300.
- Baltimore Ravens: +1500.
- Cleveland Browns: +1600.
- Green Bay Packers: +1700.
Who will win the NFC East in 2021?
The NFC East was the only division in their preseason predictions that resulted in a three-way split. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Kansas City Chiefs were the only two unanimously voted to be their respective division’s champions in 2021.