Camille Kostek has been dating former American football tight end Robert James “Gronk” Gronkowski since the mid-2010s, and while she feels blessed to have him, she’s willing to say yes when he proposes. Here’s everything you need to know about the couple.
On June 21, 2022, the 33-year-old Tampa Bay Buccaneers tight end took to his Instagram to reveal he was set to retire for the second time. In 2018, he retired for the first time after suffering injuries, but was called into retirement by Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady.
The former American football tight end also played in the National Football League for 11 seasons. He spent nine seasons with the New England Patriots and was with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers for two seasons.
Rob Gronkowski and Camille Kostek at the 11th Annual NFL Honors Ceremony on February 10, 2022 | Source: Getty Images
In his retirement position, the footballer affectionately known as Gronk said playing for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers was a dream job opportunity. Thanking his team, he said:
“I will now return to my nursing home, walk away from football with my head held high, knowing that I gave it everything I had, good or bad, every time I stepped out on the pitch.”
In 2014, the four-time Super Bowl winner was named NFL Comeback Player of the Year and retired with the second most career touchdowns in any position. Although a lot is known about his career, here is what you need to know about his private life.
WHO IS CAMILLE KOSTEK?
Kostek is a former NFL cheerleader who joined the New England Patriots in 2013 and cheered for two seasons. She is also a Sports Illustrated swimsuit model, former competitive tap dancer, television host, fashion designer, and film actress.
The model made her Sports Illustrated Swimsuit issue debut in 2018 as one of two models chosen in the magazine’s first-ever open casting call. She appeared on the cover the following year, and in 2022 she made her fifth consecutive SI Swimsuit appearance.
In 2020, Kostek was named host of TBS’ revival of physical competition series “Wipeout”, alongside John Cena and Nicole Byer. In 2021, she made her acting debut, alongside Ryan Reynolds as the bombshell in ‘Free Guy’.
Due to NFL rules, when Kostek and Gronk first met, they weren’t allowed to date, so he asked another NFL player to secretly give him his number on a song. paper when making turkey baskets for the less fortunate. The couple have been dating since 2015.
DOES ROB GRONKOWSKI HAVE A WIFE?
The power couple aren’t engaged yet, but after more than five years it wouldn’t be out of the question for him to propose to her. In April 2022, Kostek said:
“If he were to get down on one knee, I’d be excited. He’s my best friend. I’d spend the rest of my life with him. When the time is right, it will be.”
Kostek further stated that she and Gronk already act like they are married because they live, work and travel together and are lucky enough to wake up next to each other every day.