You may know the stunning stats about your favorite NFL players at your fingertips—which team they play for, their wins, and even how many times they've been traded! But besides every successful athlete is a gorgeous woman. Perhaps, maybe even a few naughty kiddos! Did you know—some of your favorite NFL players are married to some of the most successful women who've watermarked their name in their respective niches?! Are you ready to get the answers to all those burning questions about the longtime girlfriends and wives of your favorite NFL stars? Get going....!
The superstar couple co-own the Seattle Sounder Soccer Team. However, Wilson and Ciara made headlines when they attended the White House State Dinner in 2015 together. Theirs was indeed a short, four-month engagement before tying the knot in 2016. The reason why the couple rushed might shock you...Reportedly, Wilson and Ciara took a vow of celibacy until wedlock. Just three months post their wedding, the singer announced her pregnancy! Now, the QB-singer duo has welcomed two children since tying the knot.
Apart from taking the modeling world by storm, Kayla Nicole also has a degree in broadcast journalism from Pepperdine University. Surprisingly, the superstar wife has also hosted sports events from time to time! NFL tight end Travis Kelce and his longtime girlfriend of three years, Kayla Nicole, officially ended their relationship. The split surfaced as a huge shock just two weeks after Kelce posted a picture of Nicole seated on his lap while the duo was aboard a boat.
Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt and American soccer player Kealia Ohai have been friends for years. However, the athletic duo took things to the next level in early 2017. Two years later, Watt threw the question in May 2019. The adorable couple tied the knot, at last, earlier this year amidst a tropical ceremony in the Bahamas.
The former Chicago Bears QB and The Hills alum even had their reality show, E!, Very Cavallari, which eventually followed the couple as they navigated the NFL star's retirement. Cutler and Cavallari engaged twice in 2011 before welcoming their first child in 2012. Finally, they tied the knot in 2013. Reportedly, the couple has filed for divorce in 2020 and continue to live under the same roof—on the opposite sides.
Brady and Gisele met in 2006, and after three years, the couple finally tied the knot in 2009. Though they're one of the strongest couples with long-lasting relationship status, they've experienced their share of ups and downs—especially soon after they started dating. The former Victoria's Secret Angel opened up about how her world toppled down when Brady confessed that his ex-girlfriend was expecting. Now, the superstar duo is happily married and reviving their couple goals!
The athletic duo met at the ESPYs in 2012 and have remained good friends over the years. However, the Green Bay Packers QB broke up with his longtime girlfriend, Olivia Munn, in 2017. Danica parted ways with the NASCAR driver, Ricky Stenhouse Jr. later that year. After dating for two years, Rodgers and Patrick ended their relationship, and it's not always you get to see two prominent sports stars end up together.
Patrick Mahomes is going to be a married man soon! The Kansas City Chiefs QB just raised the toast to celebrate his engagement to Brittany Matthews after eight-long years of dating. "Ring SZN," wrote the NFL superstar on his Instagram page, adding a kissing face emoji, and he even tagged his lady love. Though she's not an athlete like her fiancé, Matthews is a personal trainer. Mahomes even credits her for helping him shed some extra pounds on and off!
As the greatest tight end in the NFL, Rob Gronkowski has always been a difference-maker throughout his football career. Much of the three-time Super Bowl champ's journey never lapsed without Camille Kostek. The former Patriots cheerleader and sports show host quit the squad in 2015 to pursue other prominent niches. Kostek credits in large parts to the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue, especially the 2019 solo cover that gained her international prominence.
According to ESPN, the Cleveland Browns QB was introduced to Wilkinson by a mutual friend back in 2017. Reportedly, she turned down Mayfield's advances for several months, and he would reportedly follow and unfollow her on Instagram occasionally. After their chemistry picked up, the duo got engaged within six months of dating and tied the knot in 2019.
New York Giants running back Barkley and Congdon met at Pennsylvania State, and the two eventually started dating in 2017. Ever since their dating rumors hit the headlines, their relationship had to survive the hard test of cheating rumors too. Though speculations piled up against the duo's relationship status, Barkley and Anna seem to hold on as strong as ever. Surprisingly, they even raise their daughter, Jada Clare Barkley, together.
Former NFL cornerback Nnamdi Asomugha and Kerry Washington started dating in 2012. However, the pair kept their relationship status under the radar until the news of their wedlock broke open in 2013. In April 2014, the Scandal star and the former NFL player welcomed their first baby girl together.
Radio personality and MTV's "Girl Code" host, Nessa Diab, and Colin Kaepernick dated each other for over a year without giving the world a glimpse of their relationship status. However, the couple spilled the beans on their relationship in 2016, making their togetherness official. Kaepernick last played for the San Francisco 49ers in 2016. He later filed a grievance against the NFL in 2017. However, it was withdrawn after both the parties mutually reached a confidential settlement in 2019.
Victoria's Secret Angel Chanel Iman and New York Giants wide receiver Sterling Shepard first hit it off at former NFL player, Victor Cruz's birthday party. The couple eventually announced their engagement in December 2017. Four months later, the couple tied the knot in 2018 and welcomed their first child that year.
The Washington Redskins long snapper got hitched to former Olympic gymnastic champ, Shawn Johnson, in 2016. The two sportspeople met in 2013 through East's brother, who also happens to be a fellow athlete. The couple took things to the next level when they tied the knot in an outdoor ceremony at their private barn in Nashville.
Poyer has graduated from Philadelphia Eagles' seventh-round pick to starting safety for Buffalo Bills. Meanwhile, many NFL fans were introduced to the safety player through his former girlfriend and now-wife, Rachel Bush. An Instagram model by passion, Bush has become a fan-favorite among the Bills Mafia. The couple met through Twitter and tied the knot in 2018.
Supermodel Kayla Phillips is Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver DeSean Jackson's girlfriend. The couple has two children together. However, it's unknown yet if either of their kids will one day demonstrate the speed their father has exhibited at the NFL niche for over a decade. The couple met online, and since then, their relationship has been on-and-off so far.
Washington Redskin's QB Alex Smith is NFL's former #1 overall pick. Mutual love sprouted when former Oakland Riders cheerleader Elizabeth Barry and Smith shared their love for spending the Sundays on the football field. Eventually, their shared passion led them to find true love. The couple tied the knot in 2009 and have two children ever since they entered the marital bond.
Arizona Cardinals center Cole is considered the most important player in the team's future. Cole and Madison Davis tied the knot in February 2020 and are expecting their first child together in January next year. It's up to Cole to make sure that Kyler Murray grows into one of the league's prolific young QB. Well, is Cole up for the task? Maybe having Davis by his side should help!
Outside linebacker Harold Landry is precisely enjoying a breakout sophomore year for the Tennessee Titans. Landry bagged a big victory off the field when he exchanged the vows with Danielle Rios-Roberts. The couple met at Boston College. Another accomplishment in Landry's hat was when the duo welcomed their first child, a son named Greyson, who shares the same June 5 birthday with his dad!
It's so stunning to take a peek at some of our favorite NFL players' personal chapters! While marriage and relationship status worked for some, others preferred to walk in different directions after parting ways with their partners. Well, who is your favorite couple? And to which NFL team do you cheer most of the time? Share your thoughts with us! And please don't forget to click the "Share" button!