Odell Beckham Jr. is ‘on standby’ for the birth of his first child on Super Bowl Sunday

There’s a probability that Rams huge receiver Odell Beckham Jr. may miss his first Tremendous Bowl. 

Beckham’s companion, Lauren Wooden, is because of give start any day. Beckham informed reporters Friday that he is making an attempt not to consider a possible arrival that coincides with Tremendous Bowl 56. 

“I don’t want you to place that power within the air in regards to the Saturday night time or the Sunday factor,’’ Beckham informed reporters, by way of the New York Publish. “I believe God has a special plan. I don’t want it throughout the Tremendous Bowl. I need to see my little one being born, so I’m on watch.”

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Wooden first introduced her being pregnant by way of Instagram in November, shortly after Beckham signed with the Rams. The submit included a number of maternity footage of the couple, and Wooden captioned the submit, “ilyilyily.” Beckham commented on the submit, “Cannot wait child!”

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Barring any shock circumstances, Beckham will begin for the Rams within the Tremendous Bowl in opposition to the Bengals on Sunday.

“Actually my cellphone is correct right here simply in case, so I’m on name,” Beckham stated, per the Related Press. “I’m on watch. I’m on standby.”

Since signing a one-year deal price $4.25 million with the Rams in November, Beckham has emerged as a prime goal as soon as once more and had one in every of his greatest video games of the yr within the Rams’ 20-17 win over the 49ers within the NFC Championship Recreation with 9 catches for 113 yards. 

The three-time Professional-Bowl choice was launched by the Browns in November after recording 17 catches for 232 yards in six video games. 


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