Many men in the National Football League have access to the finer things in life. They risk everything in practice and on game day when they put their bodies on the line in order to win. With all of the physical sacrifice comes money, and with money comes women! Since these guys are in the public eye, some women in the public eye are attracted to these guys as well. Let’s see who these gridiron gladiators have taken for a mate, as we check out the most beautiful WAGs (wives and girlfriends) of the men of the NFL!
Miranda Brooke and A.J. Green
Adriel Jeremiah Green, better known as A.J. Green, is a professional football player in the National Football League. He is currently playing wide receiver for the Cincinnati Bengals. His fiancé is Miranda Brooke. They have been going steady since Green first entered the NFL. Miranda is also a singer who is with the Def Jam label.
Carmella DeCesare and Jeff Garcia
Jeff Garcia is a former quarterback who retired in 2011. Jeff Garcia has played with several NFL teams such as the Philadelphia Eagles, Detroit Lions, Cleveland Browns, and the San Francisco 49ers. Carmella DeCesare is a model who at one time was named Playboy’s Playmate of the Year in 2003.
Jessie James and Eric Decker
Jessie James is a pop singer who is in the country music genre. Jessie is also a reality television personality as well. She is married to Eric Decker. Erick Decker is a wide receiver. He graduated from the University of Minnesota and he played for the Denver Broncos before he started playing for the New York Jets.
Lilit Avagyan and Reggie Bush
Lilit Avagyan is the wife of NFL star Reggie Bush. She has been compared to Kim Kardashian. Kim Kardashian is of Armenian descent and so is Lilit Avagyan. Both Lilit and Kim have similar facial features and builds. Reggie Bush is a running back with the Buffalo Bills. He came to prominence as a running back at USC and his popularity has grown since then.
Anna Burns and Wes Welker
Anna Burns is the wife of Wes Welker. Anna was a bikini model at one time. She won a contest known as Miss Hooters International back in the year 2005. She made national news when the Patriots lost to the Baltimore Ravens back in 2013, with comments directed towards Ray Lewis.
Olivia Culpo and Tim Tebow
Tim Tebow once had a cup of Culpo, Olivia Culpo that is! Olivia Culpo once had a relationship with soon to be legendary quarterback Tim Tebow. She is a former Miss USA. Tim Tebow is known for his beliefs, and it is said that Olivia dumped him because he is saving himself for marriage.
Olivia Munn and Aaron Rodgers
Olivia Munn is an actress. She is known for playing in such films as Iron Man 2, X-Men: Apocalypse, Date Night, Free Loaders, and Deliver Us from Evil. Olivia is ranked in the top 10 of Maxim’s Hot 100. Aaron Rodgers is a quarterback who has been playing for the Green Bay Packers for a little over ten years now.
Claudia Sampedro and Julius Peppers
Claudia Sampedro is a fairly well-known model. Claudia has appeared in such publications as Face 2 Face and Mixed magazine. There seems to be a pattern of women who look somewhat like Kim Kardashian and guys who are in the NFL. She once dated linebacker Julius Peppers and also dated Reggie Bush at one time.
Heather Mitts Feeley and A.J. Feeley
Heather Mitts Feeley is a former cheerleader and Olympic athlete. She also played soccer professionally and she is a three-time Olympic gold medalist. She played for the U.S. Women’s Soccer national team. She is married to former NFL quarterback A.J. Feeley, whom she met while she was a cheerleader.
Candice Crawford and Tony Romo
Candice Crawford is a former Miss Missouri who competed at the Miss USA Pageant in the year 2008. She is married to Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo. Tony Romo has dated quite a few high profile women, such as Carrie Underwood and Jessica Simpson, who ironically married a football player as well.
Marissa Powell and Kyle Van Noy
Marissa Powell is a model and former Miss Utah. She is perhaps best known for her appearance in 2013 in the Miss USA beauty pageant. If you do not remember, she had some trouble answering some questions presented to her. She is also a singer as well. She is married to Kyle Van Noy.
Elise Pollard and Golden Tate
Elise Pollard with the golden smile! Speaking of the golden smile, Elise Pollard is engaged to Golden Tate. Golden Tate is a wide receiver and punt returner for the Seattle Seahawks. Golden Tate attended Notre Dame and he also played baseball in college.
Ariel Meredith and Hakeem Nicks
Ariel Meredith is a model from Louisiana. She has continually appeared in the swimsuit edition of Sports Illustrated since the year 2009. Hakeem Nicks is a wide receiver who is well known for helping the New York Giants win the Super Bowl in 2012 with a win over the Patriots.
Kelly Hall and Matt Stafford
Kelly Hall is married to Matt Stafford. Kelly and Matt Stafford is a quarterback for the Detroit Lions. Matt met Kelly while they were both students attending the University of Georgia. Matt was a football player for the University of Georgia at the time, so it should come as no surprise that Kelly was a cheerleader at UGA when they met.
Kristin Cavallari and Jay Cutler
Kristin Cavallari is a reality television show personality. Before she married Chicago Bears’ Jay Cutler, she was one of the main personalities on the MTV reality show “Laguna Beach.” She has since settled down after marrying Jay Cutler and she devotes her time and energy to raising their three children.
Sarah Hinton and to Garrett Celek
Sarah Hinton is a former cheerleader who attended MSU. Here is another lady who met her man while she was a cheerleader and he was a football player. Most of these types of relationships begin in high school but these lucky couples met in college. Garrett Celek is a tight end for the San Francisco 49ers. Sarah is a former Hooters girl as well.
Katherine Webb and AJ McCarron
Katherine Webb is a model and the wife of Cincinnati Bengals quarterback AJ McCarron. McCarron attended The University of Alabama and Katherine Webb also attended the same university. Katherine caught the attention of many people when the camera was focused on her at the BCS National Championship Game in 2013.
Courtney Eckhart and LaMichael James
Courtney Eckhart is the girlfriend/gal pal of NFL player LaMichael James. Here is another couple who met in college and were college sweethearts. They met at the University of Oregon. Here it comes, she was a cheerleader and James was the star of the football team when they met. Eckhart sells real estate for a living and she probably has an easy time convincing people to purchase homes because of her looks.
Shenae Saifi and Patrick Willis
Shenae Saifi is currently engaged to NFL star Patrick Willis. Patrick Willis is a linebacker who plays for the San Francisco 49ers. It seems like a lot of these guys who play for the San Francisco 49ers end up with really pretty girlfriends or wives. Not much is known about Shenae, but it looks like Patrick Willis struck gold when he started dating her.
Chantel Jeffries and DeSean Williams Jackson
Chantel Jeffries is the girlfriend of NFL player DeSean Jackson. DeSean Jackson is both a wide receiver and return specialist for the Washington Redskins. Chantel, aka CeeJay, is a model who previously dated other celebrities such as Lil Twist and Justin Combs, Sean Combs aka P. Diddy’s son.
Gisele Bündchen and Tom Brady
Gisele Bündchen is a super scorching hot Brazilian fashion model and actress. She is also a Goodwill Ambassador for the United Nations Environment Programme. She seems to be able to spread goodwill with the type of looks she possesses. Tom Brady is a very well known quarterback who plays for the New England Patriots.
Tobie Gonzalez and Tony Gonzalez
October (Tobie) Gonzalez is the wife of Tony Gonzalez. Tony Gonzalez is a former NFL player who played the position of tight end. He is now working as an NFL television analyst. Tobie and Tony (how cute) are not legally married but they identify themselves as being married to each other.
Marina Kearse and Jermaine Kearse
Marina Kearse is the wife of Jermaine Kearse. Jermaine Kearse is a wide receiver who plays for the Seattle Seahawks. Marina snagged herself a guy who is young (he is only 26 years old), in the prime of his career, and he also has a Super Bowl ring. All seems happy in their lives and that is what counts.
Carrie Prejean Boller and Kyle Boller
Carrie Prejean Boller is the wife of NFL former quarterback Kyle Boller. Carrie is best known for holding the title of Miss California back in 2009 and she was also a runner-up in the Miss USA pageant in 2009. Carrie has modeled for department shows and appeared as a model on “Deal or No Deal.”
Leila Lopes and Osi Umenyiora
Leila Lopes is the wife of Osi Umenyiora. Osi has recently retired from the NFL. He played defensive end and outside linebacker for the New York Giants and the Atlanta Falcons. Leila Lopes was a contestant in the Miss Universe pageant and she won the title of Miss Universe in 2011.
Kasey Trione and Lance Moore
Kasey Trione is engaged to Lance Moore, who was previously a wide receiver for the Detroit Lions. Lance follows the long trend of NFL guys who end up marrying models. He played for the Cleveland Browns and the New Orleans Saints. He has a Super Bowl ring from the Saints 2009 Super Bowl win.
Sasha Gates and Antonio Gates
Sasha Gates is the wife of NFL tight end Antonio Gates. Sasha has been seen as the boxing girl in David Banner’s music video “Play.” She previously dated music director Hype Williams. Antonio Gates has been playing in the NFL for fourteen years and currently plays for the San Diego Chargers.
Lauren Tannehill and Ryan Tannehill
Lauren Tannehill is the wife of Miami Dolphins quarterback Ryan Tannehill. Lauren is a mainstream model and she has also done some fitness modeling and print work as well. Ryan Tannehill has been with the Miami Dolphins since 2012. He was an Aggie at Texas A&M before he became a dolphin.
Lacey Minchew and Matt Flynn
Lacey Minchew is the lovely wife of Green Bay Packers quarterback Matt Flynn. Lacey and Matt got married in 2013 after a long relationship together. Lacey is a southern girl who is originally from Atlanta but attended school at Louisiana State University. She was a member of the dance team while she was at LSU.
Elisabeth Hasselbeck and Tim Hasselbeck
Elisabeth Hasselbeck is a television personality as well as a talk show host. Elisabeth replaced Lisa Lang on the morning talk show “The View.” Elisabeth also appeared on the reality television series “Survivor: The Australian Outback.” She is married to former NFL quarterback and current ESPN sports analyst Tim Hasselbeck.
Lindsey Hauschka and Steven Hauschka
Lindsey Hauschka is the wife of Steven Hauschka, who is a placekicker for the Seattle Seahawks. Lindsey and Steven met while they were at Middlebury College. Is this an ongoing trend or what, meeting your soul mate in college? She obtained a law degree back in 2011 and got married about a month later after she graduated from law school.
Kelsi Reich and David Nelson
Talk about sleeping with the enemy!! Kelsi Reich is a, yes, you have guessed correctly, a cheerleader. She is married to Dave Nelson who plays wide receiver for the Buffalo Bills. Sometime in November of 2011, David made a score against the Cowboys. He then ran over to the enemy side of the field to hug his main squeeze. This did not sit well with many people and she almost lost her job because of this.
Kendra Wilkinson Baskett and Hank Baskett
Kendra Wilkinson Baskett is an author, model, television personality, hottie, and wife! That was a mouthful, wasn’t it! She is the wife of former wide receiver (what is it with the wide receiver guys and these hot women!) Hank Bassett. She was a resident of Hugh Hefner’s mansion at the age of 18 and she is also a reality television personality as well.
Brittany Brees and Drew Brees
Brittany Brees is married to quarterback Drew Brees of the New Orleans Saints. Another case of meeting the hubby while in college. It is always good to have a study buddy and a partner for extracurricular activities!!! All joking aside, Brittany Brees met Drew while they both attended Purdue University.
Kerry Washington and Nnamdi Asomugha
One word comes to mind when you hear the name Kerry Washington: scandal! There is nothing scandalous about the “Scandal” actress. Kerry is best known as Olivia Pope on the television series. While she fools around on the hit television series, she is actually married to NFL former cornerback Nnamdi Asomugha of the Oakland Raiders.
Samantha Ponder and Christian Ponder
Samantha Ponder is married to Minnesota Vikings quarterback Christian Ponder. Samantha Ponder is involved in the world of sports, so it is only natural that she marry an athlete. She is a reporter with ESPN, and she has also served as a sideline reporter on ESPN’s “Thursday Night College Football” as well.
Laurie Schaub and Matt Schaub
Laurie Schaub is the wife of Matt Schaub, quarterback of the Atlanta Falcons. She met Matt at a charity golf tournament and that is how they got together. She was a cheerleader, which should come as no surprise as that seems to be the theme among the NFL guys. There is nothing wrong with marrying a cheerleader, so I have no complaints.
Abby McGrew and Eli Manning
Abby McGrew is the wife of future NFL Hall of Famer and quarterback prodigy Eli Manning. Abby met Eli while they both attended Ole Miss, aka The University of Mississippi. They got married in 2008 and they have two daughters. Eli is a quarterback with the New York Giants and is a part of the Manning family, who is known for their legacy of raising quarterbacks.
Brittany Langdon Barkley and Matt Barkley
Brittany Langdon Barkley is married to Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Matt Barkley. Brittany is a soccer player, which is a break from the normal cheerleader or model for an NFL wife, but she is beautiful none the less. She has actually known Matt since they were teenagers — met at age 16. They will more than likely have a happy life-long relationship since they have already been together for so long.
Jessica Simpson and Eric Johnson
Eric Johnson is a former tight end who played for the San Francisco 49ers and the New Orleans Saints. Eric was once married to Keri D’Angelo until 2009. In 2010 he met pop singer and reality television superstar Jessica Simpson. Jessica once dated quarterback Tony Romo, of the Dallas Cowboys, before eventually starting a relationship with Eric Johnson.