'Sleeping pad Mack' is Back, Bets $3.46M on Underdog Bucs Over Chiefs in Super Bowl LV
Jim McIngvale, otherwise called "Sleeping cushion Mack," has bet $3.46 million on the Tampa Bay Buccaneers disturbing the Kansas City Chiefs in this present Sunday's Super Bowl LV.
McIngvale flew from his home in Texas to Colorado Springs yesterday to put his enormous bet through the DraftKings versatile application. The Texas furniture tycoon took the Bucs at +3.5 on - 127 chances.
Tampa Bay is stacked with ability on the two sides of the ball and drove by the best football player ever in Tom Brady, so I'm wagering enthusiastic about the Bucs, who have conquered extreme matchups all through this postseason," McIngvale said in a DraftKings discharge.
ESPN reports that the biggest single legitimate bet on the Super Bowl is believed to be a $4.8 million moneyline bet on the Los Angeles Rams beating the New England Patriots in Super Bowl XXXVI. The Rams lost.
Bucs Win, Furniture Customers Win
McIngvale stood out as truly newsworthy in 2019 when his Texas furniture chain realm ran a promotion offer to discount all buys more than $3,000 if his dearest Houston Astros won the World Series. At the point when the Astros arrived at the Fall Classic, "Sleeping cushion Mack" started supporting his responsibility by putting down huge games wagers on Houston winning.
"Mack" put more than $11 million on Houston through different sportsbooks. Houston wound up losing, which generally permitted him to equal the initial investment.
McIngvale is indeed utilizing sportsbooks as protection for another promotion. It's a similar arrangement, yet with an alternate game and group. Burn through $3,000 or more on a Tempur-Pedic, Sealy, or Stearns and Foster sleeping cushion/box spring, and if the Buccaneers win on Sunday, clients get their cash back.
McIngvale possesses Gallery Furniture, with two areas in Houston, and another in Richmond, Texas.
Large Bettors Backing Bucs
The Chiefs stay the agreement top pick, the guarding Super Bowl champs detecting the Buccaneers around three focuses. Be that as it may, the biggest wagers are coming in on the dark horses.
"Mack's" bet is the biggest legitimate bet on Super Bowl LV up until this point. It follows BetMGM in Nevada declaring that it's anything but a $2.3 million bet on Tampa Bay last week.
In spite of the two epic wagers on the Bucs, most of the activity is on the Chiefs. At William Hill, the sportsbook administrator says a stunning 82 percent of point spread wagers have been on Kansas City.
The American Gaming Associations anticipates that 23 million Americans should put a bet on Super Bowl LV. Almost 33% of those bettors are conjecture to do so on the web.