Chanel Iman Is Engaged to New York Giants' Sterling Shepard

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Chanel Iman got one heck of a birthday present!

The 27-year-old model got engaged to New York Giants player Sterling Shepard, she announced on Instagram on Saturday. Iman celebrated her birthday on Friday. 

"A night full of tears of happiness," she captioned a sweet pic of Shepard's proposal. "I’m beyond excited to spend the rest of my life with you @sterl_shep3 you are my soulmate, my best friend, my everything! Can’t wait to be your Mrs. ??."

Shepard, 24, shared the same photo to his Instagram, alongside the message, "The catch of my dreams...can’t wait to spend the rest of my life with you!" 

The wide receiver also wished his ladylove a happy birthday on Friday, writing, "Happy birthday my beautiful lady, I love you more than words could explain. Now bring that a** home to papa!"

The couple has been dating for just over a year, and appeared together in the campaign for New Era's Official NFL Sideline Collection in August. 

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