Earl Thomas adds a wedding engagement to this year's football camp

While home in Orange, Texas for his annual football camp, Seahawks safety Earl Thomas added an engagement to the weekend's festivities.

Happiest day of my life 😊 #ISaidYESi love you @earl

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The fourth annual Earl Thomas Free Football Camp included a little extra excitement when the Seahawks' All-Pro safety hosted campers in his hometown of Orange, Texas.

In addition to donating $10,000 to his high school and treating campers to a star-studded lineup of coaches that included Richard Sherman, Kam Chancellor, Marshawn Lynch, Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles and Packers safety Ha Ha Clinton-Dix, Thomas also got engaged to Nina, with whom he has a daughter, Kaleigh Rose. Thomas and Nina are high school sweethearts, so proposing at West Orange-Stark High School was only fitting, Thomas said.

"That's my high school sweetheart," Thomas told KFDM News. "I was thinking to myself, I think I come alive when I'm around this environment, so what a perfect way to top this off. We were there, me and her."

Thomas said everyone was surprised by the engagement: "Nobody knew. I just felt it. I told my agent, get the ring out of the car, and I did it."

Thomas isn't the only recently engaged member of Seattle's secondary. Last week, Richard Sherman posted a photo on Instagram from Maui referring to longtime girlfriend Ashley, with whom he has a son, as his fiancé, and last season safety DeShawn Shead got engaged on the field following Seattle's win over Denver.

Maui Luau with my lovely fiancé @msmoss22

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Soon enough, Seattle's secondary might be known as the Legion of Groom.

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