The athlete explained at the time, “I’m in that age group where a lot of my close friends from high school and college are fathers now and have families of their own. It’s maybe not in the immediate future but definitely something that I really look forward to.”
For her part, Shailene told Jimmy Fallon on Feb. 22 that the couple have been engaged “for a while,” and that she never saw herself ending up with a football player.
“He’s, first off, just a wonderful, incredible human being,” the Divergent star shared. “But I never thought I’d be engaged with somebody who threw balls for a living. Like, I never thought as a little girl, I was like, ‘Yeah, when I grow up, I’m gonna marry someone who throws balls! Yeah!’ But he’s really just so good at it.”