Found November 13, 2012 on
Recently, BC has been grinding away at all Wisconsin sports legend engagement news. Yes, we broke the Ryan Braun-Larisa Fraser story. Yes, we broke the Aaron Rodgers-Destiny Newton engagement story. And the best part? Wisconsin beat writers are acting all high and mighty, like they are above this type of news…typical jock-sniffers. Meanwhile the Aaron Rodgers engagement is blowing up in Milwaukee papers and women throughout Wisconsin are debating whether or not Rodgers could do better.
Well, could he?
Destiny sports a tramp stamp, is a self-proclaimed fan of Jack Daniels and has no known social presence on the Internet. She seems to only appear publicly with Rodgers when he’s at a Vandy football game and has only been photographed at one Packers game.
We smell loyalty, which says something considering her sister, Shawntel, has appeared on 11 episodes of The Bachelor.
Why does it all matter?
Because sports is entertainment. Fans cared that Joe DiMaggio married Marilyn Monroe. Fans cared when Joe Namath went with Raquel Welch to the 1972 Academy Awards. They’re entertainers. It’s business. Wisconsin cares because it’s their sports hero. It’s like Prince William marrying a nobody. The chick becomes famous by association.
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GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Any inquiries about Aaron Rodgers' personal life are consistently met with an immediate dismissal by the Packers' MVP quarterback. As reports surfaced this week that Rodgers is now engaged to his girlfriend, the fiercely private 28-year-old refused to discuss it during his Wednesday interview with local media.
"My personal life is my personal life...
That is either a giant engagement ring being worn by Aaron Rodgers’ girlfriend Destiny Newton or the couple was just playing a huge trick on Busted Coverage Saturday in Oxford, Mississippi at the Vandy-Ole Miss game.
Here we are just days after we brought you the exclusive on the Ryan Braun-Larisa Fraser engagement and now the other Wisconsin hero is (highly likely to be) engaged...
Blame BustedCoverage for starting some rumors that Aaron Rodgers and his babe are engaged. They’ve got the pictures and video proof that Destiny Newton was wearing a ring while sitting next to her boyfriend Discount Double Check at the Vanderbilt vs. Ole Miss Game.
I wouldn’t blame Rodgers.. chick is a smoke.
What did we learn on Day 2 of the “Is Aaron Rodgers engaged,” saga? That Aaron Rodgers, on his ESPN Wisconsin radio show, wouldn’t confirm or deny that the giant rock on his girlfriend’s finger is an engagement ring.
Host Jason Wilde, who said on Monday he wouldn’t ask Rodgers such intrusive questions, sorta changed his tune today, according to the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel...
In a move that I'm sure shocked his male roommate, it appears Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers has recently been engaged to random blonde "woman," Destiny Newton. Speculation on this topic has run rampant after Rodgers and Newton were seen watching Aaron's younger brother, Jordan Rodgers, help Vanderbilt pull out a win against Kentucky this last weekend...
We tried to warn Wisconsin media types last week that BC was about to dominate their asses on salacious sports/entertainment news. Then we broke the news that Ryan Braun was engaged to Larisa Fraser. A few outlets blew us off as just being some annoying, disgraceful blog that investigates stupid athlete relationship stories for pageviews.
Then, on Monday, we took two screencaps...
You can put the gay rumors to rest. Well maybe you can (remember Rock Hudson). Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers is supposedly engaged to a self-described hard-drinkin’, Jack Daniels and fly-fishin’ lovin’ girl named Destiny Newton. The proof? The ring she was flashing on her engagement ring hand/finger on television Saturday night.
If you look at the screen grabs...
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First, he sighed.
Detroit Lions middle linebacker Stephen Tulloch then replied not with a name but a jersey number - "12" - when asked what had stood out about Green Bay's offense during his pregame video study.
That's the kind of dehumanizing effect Aaron Rodgers can have on opposing defenses.
No NFL quarterback is hotter entering the FOX America's Game...
Evan Dietrich-Smith hears all the nice things Aaron Rodgers and Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy are saying about him and does what he always does.
He gets back to work.
Two years after he was cut by the Packers at the end of training camp and spent most of the season looking for work, Dietrich-Smith has become indispensable in Green Bay. Versatile enough to play any spot...
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