Brittany and Eric have been dating for two years now. The two actually met while they were both students at the University of North Carolina. The couple got engaged on May 8, 2014 after Eric proposed to her longtime girlfriend at Empire State Building during the first day of the 2014 NFL Draft.
Eric, who currently plays tight end for the Detroit Lions, was drafted by his team tenth overall in the 2014 NFL Draft. In 2011, as a freshman student in UNC, he played in 10 games recording 10 receptions for 207 yards and a touchdown. Eric announced in November 2013 that he will be foregoing his remaining eligibility to enter the 2014 NFL Draft.