As previously reported, the Cash Money founder was hpoing to bet $5 million on the New England Patriots when they take on the New York Giants in Super Bowl XLII on February 5. “I like New ENGLaNd.my nephew play RB# 42.I’m Bet 5million 2 any niggaaa.like tha Giants YMCMB.BabyMoney anybody kan Getit,” he tweeted.
It turns out a native New Yorker looks like he’s up for the challenge. “I’m up 500,000 off the last one. f*ck it ill bet it back Ill put a 1,000,000 on my G MEN. STUNNER you got the # hit me if you want it. I just check the spread Hold up the M casino in vegas said patriots-3 I’m have to bet over there unless STUNNTER giving up points. Get at me,” 50 Cent posted on his Twitter account on Wednesday.
Each of the business-minded hip-hop icons have had some success in the recent past when placing wagers. Last week, Fif won $500,000 on the GMen victory over the San Francisco 49ers, according to the Queens native’s tweets. It’s been a bit longer since Baby has made a public wager, but he has a history of success on Super Bowl weekend, as he was reported to have won $1 million on a bet that the Green Bay Packers would beat the Pittsburgh Steelers.
No word yet on whether or not Birdman has accepted 50 Cent’s counter offer. —Adam Fleischer