Illinois’ Colton Underwood is ABC’s New Bachelor
The big reveal is finally here. The moment every woman has been waiting for. Colton Underwood from Washington, Illinois will be the next Bachelor coming in January.
Colton’s name might ring a bell. He came in fourth place on the most recent season of The Bachelorette with Becca Kufrin. Colton was so close he could almost smell the final rose, but was sent home after the hometown dates. Colton then appeared on the series “Bachelor in Paradise”.
You might also recognize the name because Colton graduated from Illinois State University. He then went on to play football for the San Diego Chargers, Philadelphia Eagles, and Oakland Raiders.
If you haven’t already heard of Washington, Illinois, then Colton Underwood is about to make you plan your next road trip to catch a glimpse of him. Colton is not only 6’3’’ and 250 lbs, but is also 'a virgin' and has his own charity foundation.
So, over 6’3’’, over 200 lbs., football player, gives to charity, and a self-proclaimed virgin. Cue the 25 contestants and every woman in America swooning at once.