Troy Aikman and his wife, Rhonda, may be on the path to divorce, given the fact their split was announced Jan. 24. Not much is out there on the former Dallas Cowboys quarterback due to his value of privacy. Being a public figure, people can’t help but want to know more about his romantic past and how he met his wife, Rhonda Worthey.
Troy Aikman Divorce – Past Love Life with Big Name Ladies
Troy Aikman was once named one of the “Most Eligible Bachelors” by the magazine, Texas Monthly. He dated country singer, Lorrie Morgan for some time in the early 90’s after the passing of her second husband, Keith Whitley.
The former Dallas Cowboys player was also strongly linked to movie star, Sandra Bullock and actress, Janine Turner. Turner is best known for her role as Maggie O’Connell on “Northern Exposure.” She lives on a cattle ranch outside of Dallas.
See picture HERE of Troy Aikman and Sandra Bullock
In 1995, Aikman was linked with Sandra Bullock, but as private as both superstars are, there wasn’t a confirmed relationship on the romance level. Both were notorious for dating various people in the 90’s.
Many have wondered if Troy Aikman dated Olympic Silver Medalist, Nancy Kerrigan, but they never got involved.
Troy Aikman Divorce – Meeting Wife, Rhonda Worthey
When Troy Aikman met Rhonda Worthey, she worked as a receptionist for the Dallas Cowboys at Valley Ranch, according to Famoushookups. Other reports post that was a publicist, which is what her job is known as being. She and Troy Aikman attended the funeral of fellow Dallas Cowboys player, Mark Tunei. The man, otherwise known as the “gentle giant,” overdosed on heroin.
Not long after Aikman retired from the Cowboys, he married Rhonda on April 8, 2000. She had a daughter, Rachel, from a previous marriage. The Aikmans would have two more daughters together — Jordan Ashley, now 9, and Alexa Marie, 8.
Troy Aikman Divorce – How Their Split Surfaced
Troy and Rhonda Aikman were reportedly not together during their annual Christmas party in December. D Magazine reported Rhonda wasn’t present — igniting attention to the fact things weren’t going well in the marriage.
Records in Dallas indicate that Rhonda had purchased a Mediterranean-style, five-bedroom home on Mimosa Lane at Preston Hollow for $1.6 million in the northern part of the city. The purchase date documented is November 5, 2010. The residence is just down the road from the mansion she shared with Troy.
Troy Aikman Divorce – What’s Next in Aikman’s Love Life?
As private as Troy Aikman is, the public will know as much about his love life as he’s willing to share. He may very well reconcile with Rhonda. For their family’s sake, that would be wonderful news!
Sources: Wikipedia.org, Famoushookups.com, People.com, Secondshelters.com