Marco Rubio made the worst Super Bowl prediction ever

June is dawning, and that means the football season is less than 100 days away. It’s close, yet still so far away. Teams won’t play a single meaningful snap for months, but that’s not stopping one football fan from making his Super Bowl prediction.

That football fan? United States Senator Marco Rubio of Florida. He tweeted a video with his prediction on Friday, but be warned: it’s quite possibly the worst Super Bowl prediction of all time.

Rubio picked the New Orleans Saints and the Cleveland Browns to play in the Super Bowl. Yes, the Cleveland Browns. The same Cleveland Browns that won zero games in 2017 and were thrown a fan parade to celebrate their futile season. And Rubio knows it, too.

“From no wins to the Super Bowl — which I think you can do nowadays.”

Baker Mayfield may already be inspiring his Browns teammates, but their road to the Super Bowl is long. Like, really long. At least the Saints are a defensible pick, but the Browns? Seriously?

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PITTSBURGH, PA - DECEMBER 31, 2017: A sign hangs over a railing in the fourth quarter of a game on December 31, 2017 between the Cleveland Browns Pittsburgh Steelers at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Pittsburgh won 28-24. (Photo by: 2017 Nick Cammett/Diamond Images/Getty Images)
PITTSBURGH, PA - DECEMBER 31, 2017: A fan of the Pittsburgh Steelers holds up a sign in the second quarter of a game on December 31, 2017 against the Cleveland Browns at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Pittsburgh won 28-24. (Photo by: 2017 Nick Cammett/Diamond Images/Getty Images)
PITTSBURGH, PA - DECEMBER 31, 2017: A fan of the Pittsburgh Steelers holds up a sign in the fourth quarter of a game on December 31, 2017 against the Cleveland Browns at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Pittsburgh won 28-24. (Photo by: 2017 Nick Cammett/Diamond Images/Getty Images)
PITTSBURGH, PA - DECEMBER 31, 2017: A fan of the Detroit Lions holds up a sign in the fourth quarter of a game on December 31, 2017 between the Cleveland Browns and Pittsburgh Steelers at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Pittsburgh won 28-24. (Photo by: 2017 Nick Cammett/Diamond Images/Getty Images)
CHICAGO, IL - DECEMBER 24: Fans are seen holding a sign during the game between the Chicago Bears and the Cleveland Browns on December 24, 2017 at Soldier Field in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Quinn Harris/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images)
CLEVELAND, OH - DECEMBER 17, 2017: A fan of the Cleveland Browns holds up a sign in the fourth quarter of a game on December 17, 2017 against the Baltimore Ravens at FirstEnergy Stadium in Cleveland, Ohio. Baltimore won 27-10. (Photo by: 2017 Nick Cammett/Diamond Images/Getty Images)
CLEVELAND, OH - DECEMBER 17, 2017: A fan of the Cleveland Browns holds up a sign prior to a game on December 17, 2017 against the Baltimore Ravens at FirstEnergy Stadium in Cleveland, Ohio. Baltimore won 27-10. (Photo by: 2017 Nick Cammett/Diamond Images/Getty Images)
CLEVELAND, OH - DECEMBER 17, 2017: Fans of the Cleveland Browns hold up signs prior to a game on December 17, 2017 against the Baltimore Ravens at FirstEnergy Stadium in Cleveland, Ohio. Baltimore won 27-10. (Photo by: 2017 Nick Cammett/Diamond Images/Getty Images)
CARSON, CA - DECEMBER 03: A Browns fan holds up a sign that reads, 'It's my birthday. All I want is a Browns win!!' during an NFL game between the Cleveland Browns and the Los Angeles Chargers on December 03, 2017 at StubHub Center in Carson, CA. (Photo by Chris Williams/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images)
DETROIT, MI - NOVEMBER 12, 2017: A Cleveland Browns fan holds up a sign in the fourth quarter of a game on November 12, 2017 against the Detroit Lions at Ford Field in Detroit, Michigan. Detroit won 38-24. (Photo by: 2017 Nick Cammett/Diamond Images/Getty Images)
CLEVELAND, OH - OCTOBER 22, 2017: Cleveland Browns fans hold up a sign prior to a game on October 22, 2017 against the Tennessee Titans at FirstEnergy Stadium in Cleveland, Ohio. Tennessee won 12-9 in overtime. (Photo by: 2017 Nick Cammett/Diamond Images/Getty Images)
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Here’s the thing: Rubio doesn’t even want the Browns to make the Super Bowl. That’s why he picked them. He’s tired of always picking his favorite team, the Miami Dolphins, only for them to miss the Super Bowl. So this year he’s trying something different by picking the Browns.

“And that, I am hoping, will make me lucky enough to see the Dolphins in the Super Bowl, because I didn’t pick them.”

Yes, he’s trying an old superstition tradition to get his team to the big game. And he did it on June 1, months before the season starts, when we’re actually closer to the last Super Bowl in February 2018 than we are to the next Super Bowl in 2019. Then he ends the video without even picking a winner!

Why did Rubio decide to make that video and show it to the public? He has every right to make terrible Super Bowl predictions, but why make a video of himself doing it so the whole world knows and then he can never, ever take it back?

Aside from doing it for his own personal amusement, it’s a mystery. Rubio is up for reelection in November, so maybe he’s trying to appeal to his base through football, though some fans in his home state will be annoyed that he didn’t stay true to the Dolphins. But then he picks the Browns in a sarcastic way, knowing that they’ll probably fail to get to the Super Bowl. Hopefully Rubio isn’t thinking about running for president again, because he’s already lost Ohio.

No matter why he did it, Marco Rubio’s Super Bowl picks are now on the record. He’s picking the Saints and the Browns to play, and didn’t pick a winner. But really, after watching that video, none of us are winners.

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Liz Roscher is a writer for Yahoo Sports. Have a tip? Email her at lizroscher@yahoo.com or follow her on twitter! Follow @lizroscher

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