Look at the bright side, Bears fans: At least it's not Kim Kardashian.
Chicago Bears linebacker Brian Urlacher is reportedly hot and heavy with former Playboy playmate, actress and anti-vaccine advocate Jenny McCarthy. The two were leaving a Beverly Hills steakhouse earlier this month when they were "accidentally" caught by TMZ cameras. (It seems to me that if you didn't want your relationship public, you'd choose a nice Japanese restaurant out in San Marino rather than flaunting it in the heart of paparazzi country but, hey, I don't have a TV show to promote.) Now, McCarthy tells Parade magazine she's "giddy" about her new relationship, even if she won't specifically say who it is.
McCarthy was asked about Urlacher while doing PR for some NBC reality show this week. "I don't know what you guys are talking about," she said unconvincingly, demonstrating why her acting career never took off. "Um, you know, we shall see."
Urlacher has been mum on the subject, no doubt counseled by quarterback Jay Cutler on how to not talk about celebrity romances.
The linebacker made headlines in 2003 when Paris Hilton sat in a luxury box at a Bears game while wearing his No. 54 jersey. (Has Paris Hilton really been famous for that long?)
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