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Jameis Winston announces engagement to longtime girlfriend

Jameis Winston had a pretty nice weekend.

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback got engaged to his longtime girlfriend Breion Allen. He announced the engagement on social media.

In his Instagram post announcing the engagement, Winston had this to say to Allen:

“One of the best plays in football just turned into one of the best plays of my life! You’ve been with me through everything you could ever imagine but never wavered! Your perseverance and love has taught me how to prioritize, empathize and focus on what truly matters. That’s why I had to put your love on TOP! I love you Breezi Boo!”

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Winston and Allen, who have been dating since high school according to the Orlando Sentinel, are expecting their first child. The Sentinel said the baby boy is due in July.

Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston proposed to his girlfriend over the weekend. (AP)

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