Reginald Youngblood, more known as Reggie Youngblood, is a self-described regular guy from Houston, Texas. Reggie is a businessman and owns a trucking company.
The 28 year old Reggie hogged the media limelight following his love affair with Reality Star Tami Roman. Former Basketball Wives Star Tami Roman is 17 years older than her new boyfriend. Roman had starred in VH1s reality show Basketball Wives from 2011 to 2013, she also starred in BasketBall Wives LA, a spinoff of the original show. Her net worth is an estimated $400 thousand.
The 6’ 5” tall Youngblood grew up as a star-athlete football player at his hometown high school. He is an alum of the University of Miami, where he played college football. He also attended Booker T. Washington High School, where he had played as a linebacker. He was a possible candidate for the 2009 NFL draft but decided not to pursue an NFL career due to several injuries he sustained during his time at the University of Miami.
Reggie with his reality TV star girlfriend has joined the new installment of Marriage Bootcamp: Reality Stars. Roman and Youngblood will be working on their relationship in the show. Despite their huge age gap, Roman says she feels very young in spirit and even admitted she doesn’t like being called a cougar.
Youngblood hopes to start a family with Roman sometime soon and in one of his interviews, Youngblood said “I want kids, she already has kids, I want to be married, she has already been married.” Youngblood’s girlfriend, Roman was formerly married to former NBA star Kenny Anderson, with whom she was married for seven years. Roman has two daughters, Lyric and Jazz Anderson from her marriage to Anderson. When asked if she was pregnant, Roman replied with “That’s for the world to wait and see.”
In one of the episodes of Marriage Bootcamp, Reggie said “If she doesn’t want to give me a child, I’m going to have to walk away.” In a sneak peak of the show, the couple are shown fighting about their relationship, Tami says she is the boss (of their relationship) but Reggie says there is no boss. The couple will be working out their differences and try to move forward, Roman says we can expect to see some compromises.
Reggie is quite active on social media, often tweeting about the show and interacting with fans. He also posts lovey-dovey pictures of Roman and himself on Instagram, the couple seems much-in love but marriage seems a big step for them right now!!