Dr DisRespect, Ninja, Nadeshot, and Nickmercs Make an Appearance at Tom Brady’s Seventh Career Super Bowl Win

Published 02/08/2021, 6:23 AM EST


One of the world’s largest sporting events and major American festival, the Super Bowl LV finally concluded. The final between Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the Kansas City Chiefs was a much-awaited event worldwide. Not just die-hard football fans, but even those from the gaming community had shown excitement for the event. This included the usual football fanatics such as Dr Disrespect, Ninja, and Nickmercs.

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LOS ANGELES, CA – DECEMBER 07: Guy Beahm AKA Dr. Disrespect attends The Game Awards 2017 at Microsoft Theater on December 7, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Greg Doherty/Getty Images)

The Super Bowl LV was a pioneer for the gaming community, as Nadeshot and 100 Thieves made the first move towards a fantastic collaboration. The owner and CEO of 100T was a part of the Rockstar Energy Drink commercial during the event. This was the first time a gaming entity made a commercial appearance at a sporting event.

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Nadeshot sets a major precedent for the future, as this opens the doors for more gaming entities to feature in such events.

Dr Disrespect and Ninja among audience posters at the Super Bowl LV

When celebrities cannot attend events such as the NBA or NFL championships, fans make sure there are posters of them in the audience. At the Super Bowl LV, fans ensured that the Call of Duty veteran and football enthusiast, Dr Disrespect, was there.

In addition to the ‘Two Time,’ fans also wanted the Twitch superstar Ninja to be there. Ninja was physically present at the last edition of the Super Bowl. He was there with his wife Jessica Blevins, who expressed her disappointment at not being able to make it this year after someone spotted Ninja’s poster in the audience.

FaZe Nickmercs witnesses the Buccs clinch their 4th Super Bowl

One of the popular gaming celebrities who was physically present at the Super Bowl LV was FaZe streamer Nickmercs. He was at the event with his friends and family supporting the home team.

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Fortunately for Nick, he was on the winning side as the Tampa Bay Buccaneers clinched the trophy with a 31-9 victory over the Kansas City Chiefs. Moreover, quarterback Tom Brady won his seventh title, being the MVP of the game against the Chiefs. On the other hand, Dr Disrespect found himself supporting the losing side as his predictions went down the drain.

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The Super Bowl LV was a massive event with a great halftime show by The Weekend. While many fans found themselves on the losing side, they respected the game as it was a blast for all.

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Shwetang Parthsarthy

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Shwetang Parthsarthy is an eSports author at EssentiallySports. His love for arguments and games has led him down two paths: being a law student and writing about the world of gaming since 2017. What started as a teenage hobby in the relatively small mobile gaming world with FPS games like Critical Ops and Call of Duty: Mobile, has grown into a professional pursuit with EssentiallySports.

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