If you needed proof that Floyd Mayweather is the smartest and most careful athlete in all of sports right now, if not of all time, look no further than what he was able to pocket just because Alabama defeated Michigan in a college football game on Saturday night.
Before we get to the winnings, there has been some confusion over who exactly Mayweather bet on in this game.
There was a report from Sportsbook (via Twitter) that Mayweather placed $3 million on Michigan to cover the 14-point spread in the game.
Reports that Floyd Mayweather has put $3m on Michigan at +14, but 69% of our bettors are on ‘Bama bit.ly/aHlqEJ
However, Kevin Iole of Yahoo! Sports wrote that the story was not true, so no one really knew what to make of the situation.
Read the full article.