Locate your nearest station airing Johnjay and Rich!

Find Your Station

WATCH: Bearded Bartender's Jeopardy Win Streak Ends With Losing By Only $51

 

The reign of Austin Rogers, the bearded New York City bartender whose entertaining antics made him a fan favorite on Jeopardy this month, has come to an end. 

On Thursday's episode, Rogers lost by a mere $51 to stay-at-home mom Scarlett Sims of Tennessee, who racked up $33,201 after the final question compared to Rogers' $33,150. 

Don't feel bad for Rogers, though: His 12-game winning streak netted him a total of $411,000, making him the fifth-best regular-season winner of all time. 

Plus, he'll be back for the Jeopardy tournament on champions on November 6.

"I set myself out to win one game. I had no idea I'd be this wildly successful," Rogers says. "I had no idea I'd find it, honestly, this easy."

 
 

The latest in news, straight to your inbox.

Subscribe to the Johnjay and Rich newsletter!

title

Content Goes Here