Many significant watch events and launches either got canceled or postponed due to the Covid-19 pandemic but it could not stop the Super Bowl. The game is set to occur at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida, on February 7, 2021.
Well, the Super Bowl is the championship game of the National Football League or NFL. The game is played on the first Sunday of February since 2004. However, the NFL is among the most money-making sports leagues in the world.
As of 2020, the NFL players had an average salary of nearly £629,111 and the football quarterback of the Seattle Seahawks is the highest-paid athlete. He earned about £39 million in 2020. Overall, the NFL players have a substantial amount of cash to invest in various luxuries, including luxury watches.
So are you ready to dig out the watch box of NFL’s top players? Let’s explore some of the championship-
Worthy luxury watches.
Kansas City Chiefs’ Quarterback – Patrick Mahomes
Patrick Mahomes has a 10-year contract of over £365 million worth. Interestingly, Mahomes is known to treasure Rolex, and his collection includes some of the costliest Rolex timepieces. One such example is an Everose Gold Daytona ‘Rainbow’.
The watch features a rainbow-colored gemstone bezel instead of the standard tachymeter bezel. Additionally, the gems-encrusted lugs and hour markers complement the overall watch’s look.
Mahomes watches’ collection also includes several models of Rolex Yacht-Master. He was wearing an Everose Yacht-Master 40 while commemorating his Super Bowl victory. This Yacht-Master Reference 116655 features a matte ceramic bezel, diamond dial, and the sporty Oysterflex bracelet.
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Los Angeles Rams Defensive Player – Aaron Donald
The second national football league player on this list is Aaron Donald and his Rolex Day-Date President. The 2019 Defensive Player of the Year is known to have outstanding taste in luxury timepieces. His watch collection consists of various Day-Date President references, including a beautiful platinum Day-Date ice blue dial.
However, what further adds appeal to his collection is a bi-metal Datejust featuring a diamond dial. Well, Aaron Donald is one of the highest-paid NFL players. Thus, it is not surprising to find some of Rolex’s finest creations in his wardrobe.
San Francisco 49ers’ Defensive End – Nick Bosa
While Nick Bosa was signing the contract with the San Francisco 49ers, his wrist was strapping a classic steel Rolex Submariner. Every watch enthusiast knows that the Submariner is one of the cornerstones and most recognized collections in Rolex’s catalog.
The watch has accompanied the wrists of many celebrities, famous athletes, and the world’s notable personalities. Since its debut in 1953, the Submariner is perceived as the prototype of the contemporary diver timepieces.
However, the Rolex submariner spotted on the wrists of Nick Bosa is much probably the Reference 116610LN.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers – Tom Brady
Tom Brady’s wrist flaunted an IWC Top Gun at Super Bowl LIV. Since 2019, he has been the brand’s ambassador and has an excellent IWC watch collection. Brady owns both the Top Gun Miramar and Timezoner.
Interestingly, his watch collection also includes a Portugieser that his wife presented him on his 30th birthday, Big Pilot Special Edition received from the Richemont group’s chairman, Johann Rupert, and a spectacular Father and Son Big Pilot in platinum.
However, his watch box also includes luxury timepieces of other brands. For example, Brady has the Rolex Milgauss 116400GV and a Day-Date President in classic gold.
New England Patriots – Julian Edelman
Julian Edelman’s watch of choice is the Rolex Milgauss. He was seen wearing the Reference 116400GV at a ring ceremony. However, he also owns another Milgauss version that features a green sapphire crystal and the bright Z-Blue dial.
The watch collection of this Super Bowl LIII MVP and New England Patriots’ player is pretty vast. When he appeared on the Jimmy Fallon show in 2027, he was wearing an Omega Speedmaster Dark Side of the Moon Ref. 318.104.22.168.01.005.
Omega produced this unique version of the iconic Moonwatch for celebrating the Apollo 8 mission. The watch flaunts a full black design and silhouette – black ceramic body, bezel with black tachymeter scale, black sub-dials, and Super-LumiNova spots in black.
Kansas City Chiefs’ offensive tackle – Mitchell Schwartz
Another highest-paid NFL athlete is Mitchell Schwartz, offensive tackle of Kansas City Chiefs. It won’t be surprising to know that Schwartz’s watch box whose contract worth a staggering £8.26 million has watches of leading brands like Rolex, Vacheron Constantin, and Patek Philippe.
His watch roll post in his Instagram account resulted in tongue wagging. However, it exhibited watches of these three brands, including the iconic Rolex Sky-Dweller with blue dial.
Mitchell Schwartz seems to have a deep fascination for watches. He was seen strapping many magnificent watches on his wrist, including a Blancpain Fifty Fathoms with a rubber bracelet and a yellow gold F.P. Journe Centigraphe.
Luxury watches represent one’s success, status, and fame. Leading watchmakers bestow entire time to achieve perfection in their creations, making a luxury timepiece an excellent investment piece.