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Bettor's $5 Parlay Bet On NFL Games Turned Into Nearly $85K

The NFL logo in the middle of Metlife Stadium.

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - JANUARY 08: A detail of the official National Football League NFL logo is seen painted on the turf as the New York Giants host the Atlanta Falcons during their NFC Wild Card Playoff game at MetLife Stadium on January 8, 2012 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)

There were many teams that came out victorious during Week 2 of the NFL season, but the biggest winner was one gambler that turned a $5 bet into a fortune.

For anyone that has never attempted to pick every winner for an individual week in football, just know that it's one of the toughest tasks imaginable. Yet, someone went perfect with their selections last weekend, resulting in a jackpot of $84,585.

Since ties count as a win, the William Hill Progressive Parlay pot went to the winning gambler, as the Bears' victory over the Seahawks gave him 15 correct picks.

Darren Rovell shared the winning ticket on Twitter.

Just think about making that much money off just one great weekend of betting.

Now, the pot will start over again until another gambler finds great success.

Considering that it takes only $5 to enter the weekly Progressive card, it sounds like a pretty reasonable bet. However, the possible outcomes are endless on any given Sunday.