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Originally posted 07/05/2012 08:00AM
Former Dancing with the Stars contestant Chad Ochocinco married fellow reality star Evelyn Lozada in a July 4 celebration Wednesday in Miami – in what might be the most exhaustively documented wedding ever.
Cameras were on hand to film the nuptials for the upcoming VH1 reality show Ev and Ocho. And the Miami Dolphins player, 34, was also live-Tweeting before, during and after the ceremony, offering a play-by-play of events.
"Live tweeting from my wedding ... should be a first I'm assuming, music is playing, can't see my guests right now but they're here," he wrote on Twitter early in the evening.
Originally posted 03/13/2012 11:30AM
Chad Ochocinco made 200 people very happy – and, presumably, very full – Monday night when he extended a very generous invitation to his Twitter followers.
"Dinner in NY tonight," Tweeted the New England Patriots wide receiver – and model Evelyn Lozada's fiancé, 34. "1st 200 people at Sylvia's Restaurant by 7 pm in Harlem. Leave ya money/credit cards at home. I got you this time."
About a half-hour before 7 p.m., the popular Harlem soul-food eatery posted a photo of the fans crowding outside.
"The line for @ochocinco is wrapping around the corner!!" the restaurant Tweeted.
Originally posted 03/04/2012 01:25AM
Chad Ochocinco needs a change of clothes for church.
"Swear to lil 10 pound bearded baby Jesus, I just got peed on by a real lion" the football star wrote on Twitter early Sunday morning. "I'm not lying either. And y'all wonder why I don't go out!"
Ochocinco along with fiancée Evelyn Lozada, was in attendance at a Voices for Children charity event in Miami when a caged lion relieved himself, spraying "like a water gun."
Originally posted 02/16/2012 04:30PM
If Basketball Wives star Evelyn Lozada ever seems like a handful, try two of her.
"Everyone says [my dog Pucci] is like me. She has this really strong personality," Lozada tells PEOPLE. "She's just very feisty, very playful. I thought that by now she would calm down, but no. She runs around the house at high speed and in circles."
A Mother's Day gift from fiancé Chad Ochocinco, Pucci has taken on some of the football star's traits, too.
Originally posted 05/16/2011 09:00AM
NFL star Chad Ochocinco faced his most formidable opponent Saturday night – and it wasn't the Pittsburgh Steelers' defense.
After the PBR (Professional Bull Riders) challenged him to the standard 8-second ride at their Built Ford Tough event in Georgia Saturday night, the Cincinnati wide receiver accepted with all the cockiness fans would expect.
"The real question is not how long I can last on the bull, but how long the bull can last with me riding him," he Tweeted.
But when his 1,500-lb. foe Deja Blu bucked him off in just 1.5 seconds, Ochocinco had nothing but respect for the real cowboys.
Originally posted 03/20/2011 09:50AM
Chad Ochocinco may have put a ring on model Evelyn Lozada's finger after just four months of dating. But don't expect their wedding to happen as quickly.
"He has four kids. I have one. We want to be engaged for at least a year and enjoy our time with our children, and then we're going to plan our wedding," Lozada told PEOPLE at Cosmopolitan's Fun Fearless Males of 2011 party in New York, where Ochocinco was honored.
And when they do start planning, they'll have to compromise on some things. "I want something small, even though he wants something big," Lozada says. "I want something intimate. I'm 35, and we have five kids together. I don't want anything over the top."
Originally posted 12/02/2010 01:45PM
She got engaged last month to Dancing with the Stars alum Chad Ochocinco, and now Basketball Wives star Evelyn Lozada tells PEOPLE that the Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver is the man of her dreams.
"He gets who I am, supports my dreams and loves me unconditionally," she tells PEOPLE. "I just knew he was the one from me."
After he met her online – "Believe it or not, you can find love on Twitter,"Lozada, the co-owner of the shoe boutique Dulce, exclaims – Ochocinco proposed to Lozada with a 10-carat Jacob of Beverly Hills ring.
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