Julian Edelman is relying on seeing a pair of acquainted faces in Tremendous Bowl 56.
Edelman shared on his Instagram a video of him calling his dad and mom to say that he wager $100,000 on the Patriots to fulfill the Buccaneers within the Tremendous Bowl this yr. His mother mentioned she did not care about the price of the wager, and simply mentioned he ought to share it together with her.
His dad was much less enthusiastic.
“You set $100 grand on that?” his dad requested. “That was dumb.
“I will name you again. I am not mad. I disagree. Bye.”
The cash will not be coming from Edelman’s profession earnings on the sphere. As a substitute, he mentioned earlier on Twitter that he obtained $100,000 from Wynnbet, an internet sportsbook, for promotion. He used all that cash as an alternative to wager on a parlay of $50,000 for the Patriots to succeed in the Tremendous Bowl and $50,000 for the Buccaneers to fulfill them there.
In line with his tweet, that parlay would win him $545,000. Wynnbet listed the Patriots as having +750 odds to make the Tremendous Bowl and the Buccaneers at +340.
It is a matchup that may possible warrant some conflicting emotions from Edelman. The previous Kent State quarterback gained three Tremendous Bowl rings in New England catching passes from Tom Brady and receiving playcalls from Invoice Belichick.
Edelman retired after the 2020 season, ending his profession with 620 receptions for six,822 yards, 36 touchdowns.
If Edelman had determined to pay for the wager with cash from his profession, he’d have loads of money to undergo. According to Spotrac, Edelman earned simply north of $44 million in his 12 seasons with the Patriots.