Hottest Sports Couples: Valentine's Day 2013 Edition

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Sanya Richards-Ross/Aaron Ross © Chas Parker/Maxppp/ZUMA Press

Bling Bling:  Olympic runner Sanya Richards-Ross and New York Giants cornerback Aaron Ross met while students at the University of Texas and were married in 2011. Ross won a second Super Bowl ring last year and Richard-Ross added to her collection of Olympic medals in London last summer.

Record Setters: Olympic power couple Ashton Eaton and Brianne Theisen both competed at the London Games. The college sweethearts are now engaged and both blazing trails as world-class track and field stars.

Shelden Williams/Candace Parker © Kevin Sullivan/The Orange County Register/ZUMAPRESS.com

Got Game:  Candace Parker and Shelden Williams are both professional basketball players. Candace is currently with the Los Angeles Sparks in the WNBA, and Shelden has been playing in the NBA since 2006. They were married in 2008, and Candace gave birth to daughter Lailaa in 2009 who accompanies her overseas to play in the off-season.

Snow Happy: US ski champion Bode Miller and pro volleyball player Morgan Beck fell in love at first sight. The talented twosome met in May of 2012 and married just five months later!

Driven: The newest sports couple is race car driver Danica Patrick and fellow driver Ricky Stenhouse Jr. It's the hottest story in NASCAR and the first time in major American sports that two competitors have had a romantic relationship. 

Do you know of any other great sports couples?

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