Jenny Mc Carthy has yet to publicly announce whether she and Chicago Bears linebacker Brian Urlacher are dating, but she did leak to Parade magazine she’s “giddy” about her new relationship, even if she won’t specifically say who it is In an interview to discuss hosting NBC’s new high-octane dating competition “You can really tell from talking to the person’s friends,” she said.“I always have two secrets I use: one is watching them with the service industry people and the other is going on an overnight weekend trip…You break the mold of your fake self and over 72 hours you have to act natural somewhere.

But she loves the attention and the way he treats her.

It’s very comforting.” The Sun Times writes that though Jenny Mc Carthy and Brian Urlacher haven’t officially announced their relationship (as if such a thing is necessary), the pair clearly didn’t mind being seen in the public together as they were spotted on multiple occasions together, including appearances at RPM Italian, Studio Paris and Board Room.

New Kids on the Block star Donnie Wahlberg is dating model/actress Jenny Mc Carthy, according to reports.

Insiders claim the romance began after the pop star and actor appeared on Mc Carthy's VH1 talk show in March, when the racy pair discussed their sexual preferences.

Mc Carthy blogged about her encounter with the singer, writing, "Being turned on by a guy is always fun but to have it legitimately happen to you on TV is to be turned back into a 12-year-old." Reports suggest the two stars have enjoyed a number of dates and even spent America's Independence Day together.

Wahlberg's nine-year marriage to Kim Fey ended in divorce in 2008, while Mc Carthy has dated Jim Carrey and American football star Brian Urlacher since the end of her marriage to John Asher in 2005.Wahlberg has two kids from his marriage to Fey, while Mc Carthy shares a son with her ex-husband Asher.Professional athletes are some of the most famous, wealthy and attractive individuals on the planet.It should come as no surprise that when they are looking for a significant other, often times their eyes turn to other celebrities.Since so many athletes have celebrity lovers, we decided to take a closer look at the relationships between these two groups.Scouring the internet, we collected information on 108 athlete/celebrity relationships, some dating back to the mid-to-late 90’s.