Former Miss Alabama Katherine Webb and AJ McCarron are expecting their first child

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Former Miss Alabama Katherine Webb Is Pregnant With Her First Child!

Katherine Webb-McCarron and AJ McCarron are having a baby!

The former Miss Alabama announced that she and her Cincinnati Bengals football player husband are expecting their first child on Tuesday, writing on Instagram, "AJ and I feel beyond blessed and grateful to FINALLY announce after 4 months we have been keeping a secret! We are having a BOY!"

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"Thank you all so much for your prayers for us as it hasn't been an easy journey," Katherine continued. "We thank God everyday for this wonderful blessing and can't wait to share this journey with all of you!!"

The 26-year-old model and 25-year-old NFL star began dating in 2012 and wed in 2014.

Interestingly enough, the couple keeping their pregnancy a secret for four months means that a "fake" pregnancy announcement that Katherine made in October was actually kind of real!

"Guess whatttt??? I am so excited to announce that I am 20 minutes preggers with an Egg Mcmuffin," she joked at the time.

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Congrats to the happy couple!

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Former Miss Alabama Katherine Webb and AJ McCarron are expecting their first child

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