It’s been a few days Aaron Rodgers shocked everyone by mentioning in passing that he is engaged! Fans had already heard about his alleged new romance with the actress Shailene Woodley but it seems they didn’t waste any time and took the next step in their relationship super fast!
During the NFL Honors broadcast last weekend, the Green Bay Packers star simply said “I got engaged” in a sober tone as she reflected on the very difficult year that had just passed.
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His unexpected revelation came just three days after reports that he and Shailene Woodley were in a long-distance relationship!
Towards the end of his speech, the man made sure to thank his fiancé too, even though he never dropped her by name.
An earlier source told E! News that the two “have kept things private and quiet. They saw each other and stayed in touch. They keep chatting and see each other when they can. They are both focused on their careers, but they also make some time for each other. ‘
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. @ AaronRodgers12 accepts his award after being named MVP of the 2020 NFL season 🎥 # GoPackGo
📺 #NFLHonors on CBS pic.twitter.com/vgSKnjGNXh
– Green Bay Packers (@packers) February 7, 2021
It makes sense that their romance has been a little unconventional as they are both so busy, but people still didn’t expect to hear about their engagement so early in their relationship!
Before he found the actress and decided she was the one, he was famously linked to NASCAR star Danica Patrick.
They were together for two years before breaking up in July 2020.
As for Shailene, she broke up with rugby star Ben Volavola in 2019, explaining that at the time she was ‘not ready to commit’ to a relationship that was clearly heading towards ‘marriage and children’.
Now insiders have officially confirmed through PEOPLE that Aaron Rodgers and Shailene Woodley are definitely engaged.
“They are very happy together. It is not surprising that he proposed so quickly. If you know, you know, right? A source said.