ESPN2 Looks at Sports’ Hottest Couples


ESPN2 is in the mood for love.

The network will air ESPN Original Entertainment special Who’s #1? Sports’ Hottest Couples Presented by Us Weekly Feb. 9 at 7 p.m. (EST), with a Valentine’s Day encore Feb. 14 at 10 p.m.

The special will count down the 25 all-time hottest couples past and present, with looks at Anna Kournikova’s suitors, Derek Jeter’s “cavalcade of starlets” and couples like Tom Brady and Bridget Moynahan; Chris Webber and Tyra Banks; and Andy Roddick and Mandv Moore.

Among those providing commentary: Roshumba Williams (Sports Illustrated swimsuit model); Jesse Palmer (the National Football League’s New York Giants and ABC’s The Bachelor); Tiki Barber and Michael Strahan (Giants); Diana Taurasi (the Women’s National Basketball Association’s Phoenix Mercury); Carol Alt (former supermodel); Major League Baseball’s New York Mets’ Kris Benson and his wife, Anna; Caroline Schaefer (Us Weekly); Carol Grow (host of E! Entertainment Television’s Wild on E!); and Donnell Rawlings (Chappelle’s Show).