Who is Jessica Simpson's Fiancé, Eric Johnson?

Singer Jessica Simpson has announced her engagement to her beau of 5 months, Eric Johnson. Besides being a former NFL star, Johnson also attended Yale.

Find out more facts about the brainy football hunk!

Who is Jessica Simpson's Fiance, Eric Johnson?

Eric Johnson

Eric Maxwell Johnson was born on September 15, 1979 in Needham, Massachusetts.

College Years

Johnson went on to Yale University, where he played wide receiver.


Eric was drafted by the San Francisco 49ers in the seventh round of the 2001 NFL Draft.


Eric Johnson was married to Keri Johnson for five years before finalizing his divorce in October 2010.

A Head Taller

Johnson is reportedly 6'3" while, fiancee Jessica is a foot shorter at 5'3".

Heading Down the Aisle

Eric Johnson proposed to singer Jessica Simpson after dating only 5 months.