by Natalie Abrams | Oct 25, 2011 6:03 PM EDT
Tony Romo and wife Candice Crawford are expecting their first child, the NFL star announced Tuesday.
While appearing at a local high school in Texas, a student asked Romo if he had any children of his own. "No, I don't have any kids," he replied, adding, "I've actually got one on the way. My wife's pregnant."
Tony Romo and Candice Crawford wed in Dallas
Crawford, the younger sister of Gossip Girl's Chace Crawford, and Romo wed in May after dating for nearly a year and a half. Romo was previously linked to Jessica Simpson.
Check out Romo's big announcement below, care of Fox News:
Tony and Candice Romo are Pregnant: MyFoxDFW.com
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