It was an exciting yet unexpected moment when Van Jefferson’s wife had to leave the game early on a on a stretcher to have the her baby. Interesting, she wasn’t quite able to catch her hubby’s thrilling Super Bowl win on Sunday; to think she had predicted it.
It happened that, Samaria Jefferson was rushed out of SoFi Stadium just minutes before L.A. beat the Cincinnati Bengals, 23-20, to win Super Bowl LVI .
According to reports from the scene, Van Jefferson’s wife was able to make it to a medical facility without any issue. After Van and the Rams won the game, cameras showed Van leaving in a hurry to join her in welcoming their new baby.
Van Jefferson posted a pic with the newborn just minutes after winning his ring, smiling, he wrote, “X2!!!!!”
So, Samaria had spoken about the possibility of the situation just days before the Big Game, telling The Athletic that she was “praying” her water does not break during the middle of the contest.
Big congratulations to the couple. This is actually their second baby as they had their first daughter together five years ago.