Robert Griffin III and his wife, Grete Griffin, will have to wait a little longer before meeting their new bundle of joy.
Hours after the former NFL quarterback was bolted out of ESPN’s broadcast of the college football playoff semifinals between TCU and Michigan, Grete, who believed his wife was about to give birth, told her on Sunday morning. took to Instagram Stories to share that she is still pregnant with the couple’s third child.
“Hi, I’m still pregnant,” Grete began in the video, sitting next to 32-year-old Griffin in the car.
Second: Drop Robert off at the airport and go to another bowl game. I’ve decided, so we’ll see what happens this time.
Griffin, who confirmed he and Grete are expecting a baby girl in August 2022, made a surprise appearance on Saturday night before TCU beat Michigan 51-45 to advance to the national championship game. I left. Griffin walked away from the sidelines after answering the phone.
“I have to go,” he said. “My wife is in labor! See you later!”
Griffin later posted a video of the ordeal on his Instagram page, writing, “Oh my god!!!!!!”
Grete, a fitness enthusiast and business woman, also expressed her gratitude to Griffin on Sunday, stating “false alarm people” on her page.
“I called him while he was on live TV and fully expected not to hear from him, but your wife is nine months pregnant and you When you call , you answer the phone no matter what you’re doing, right?” Grete wrote. “All I had to say was the word ‘labor,’ and this guy stopped calling ballgames, sprinted to his car to get to the airport, and had four hours to get home.” I love you more than life and I am so grateful for how you love me, care for me and what you have sacrificed for me. ”
Griffin and Grete married in 2018 and have two daughters, Gloria, 5, and Gameya, 3.