It’s another boy for Drew Brees!
The New Orleans Saints quarterback has announced the birth of his third son, who arrived on Wednesday, August 15. The proud papa shared the happy news via Twitter, saying “Brittany and I are proud to say that Callen Christian Brees was born yesterday evening in New Orleans.” He later added, “Mama and baby boy are happy & healthy.”
Brees (33) married his college sweetheart, Brittany Dudchenko, in 2003. Their first son, Baylen Robert, arrived in January 2009, followed by Bowen Christopher in October 2010.
The Brees aren’t the only NFL family with baby news! Here’s a look at some other high-profile athletes who have recently welcomed new additions.
Kroy Biermann and Kim Zolciak
Atlanta Falcons defensive end Kroy Biermann (26) has welcomed his second son with wife Kim Zolciak (34). The “Real Housewives of Atlanta” star gave birth to son Kash Kade on Wednesday, August 15. The couple wed in November 2011 following the arrival of their first son, Kroy Jagger Biermann Jr., that May. Biermann is also stepfather to Zolciak’s daughters, Brielle (15) and Ariana (9), from her previous marriage.
Jay Cutler and Kristin Cavallari
Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler (29) became a first time dad on August 8, when fiance Kristin Cavallari (25) delivered their first son, Camden Jack. The couple began dating in 2010 and announced their engagement in April 2011, only to break up in July; they reconciled in November and announced in January 2012 that they were expecting. The former “Hills” actress gushed about her new son via Twitter, saying “He was born this morning weighing 7lbs 9oz. Everyone is doing great!”
Eric Johnson and Jessica Simpson
In May, former New Orleans Saints tight end Eric Johnson (32) welcomed his first child with fiance Jessica Simpson (31). The baby girl, Maxwell Drew Johnson, arrived via c-section on May 1, weighing a whopping 9 pounds, 13 ounces. The “Fashion Star” mentor tweeted just after the baby’s birth, saying “We are grateful for all the love, support and prayers we have received. This has been the greatest experience of our lives!”
Tony Romo and Candice Crawford
On April 9, Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo (31) and his wife, Candice Crawford (25), became parents for the first time. The baby’s birth was first confirmed on his team’s Twitter page, where they said, “Congratulations to Tony Romo, proud papa of Hawkins Crawford Romo, born yesterday at 5:30pm. 8 lbs 8 oz.” Romo began dating Crawford, formerly Miss Missouri, in 2009. They announced their engagement in December 2010 and married in May 2011.
Tom Brady and Gisele Bundchen
Though there’s been no official word from Gisele (32), recent photographs have confirmed that the Brazilian supermodel is expecting her second child with New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady (35). The couple tied the knot in February 2009 and welcomed their first child, a son named Benjamin Rein, that December. Brady also has a son named John (5) from his previous relationship with actress Bridget Moynahan. No word yet on Gisele’s due date, but we’re guessing it’s sometime late this year.
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