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SI Swimsuit Issue: Jared Goff’s Girlfriend Christen Harper Lands Shoot with Magazine

by Thad Mitchell
(Photo by Phillip Faraone/FilmMagic)

Model Christen Harper, girlfriend of National Football League star Jared Goff, recently landed a life-long dream job.

Harper is set to be featured in an upcoming edition of the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition. Landing an appearance in the exclusive magazine is the dream of many aspiring models, including Christen Harper. Goff, now with the Detroit Lions, was one of the first to congratulate Harper on the accomplishment. The gorgeous shared the exciting news with the rest of the world on Monday after becoming official.

“So proud of you, Christen Harper!” The quarterback wrote in his Instagram story. “Love you!”

Goff continued heaping praise on his love interest, reminding how hard she has worked for the prestigious honor.

“Went outside your comfort zone and made your dream come true,” he says.

Goff, 26, and Harper, also 26-years-old, have been seeing each other for some time now. The couple was first linked together in 2019 and have made appearances together since then.

Christen Harper isn’t the only girlfriend of an NFL star to appear in the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit edition. Camille Kostek, girlfriend of Tampa Bay tight end Rob Gronkowski, has made appearances in the magazine. So has former Miss Universe Olivia Culpo, who dates Carolina Panthers star running back Christian McCaffery.

Christen Harper Shares News on Social Media

Harper shares the news with her social media followers in a Monday Instagram post. In the post, she says she is grateful to have the opportunity to achieve a life-long dream.

“I can finally say I’m going to be shooting for @si_swimsuit,” Christen Harper says in the post. “This is a dream I have had my entire life. SI is the reason I became a model and for years I tried to get a casting with them but never quite made it.”

She says self-perseverance led her to become a Sports Illustrated Swimsuit model and encourages others to pursue their dream as well.

“Instead of just accepting that and moving on I decided to take things into my own hands and chase this dream myself!” she says. “This is a sign to go after your dreams and never look back.”