BLACK HAWK, Colo. (CBS4)– Denver Broncos fan “Rescue Rob” is the first person to bet at a Colorado casino on Denver winning the Super Bowl. Rob Garner, a Poudre Fire Authority firefighter, said he placed the bet Wednesday at Saratoga Casino in Black Hawk.
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He was invited by the team and gambling company Betfred. The Broncos and Betfred recently announced a partnership that includes plans for a sports betting lounge outside of Empower Field at Mile High.
Betfred opened its sportsbook at Saratoga Casino on Wednesday.
Rescue Rob is a Broncos season ticket holder and was recently voted into the “Hall of Fans.”
His Broncos Super Bowl winning bet has 56 to 1 odds.