Ally Courtnall and Eric Kendricks Share Adorable Gender Reveal Video

The couple, who got married last July, popped a balloon filled with colored confetti.
Ally Courtnall and Eric Kendricks.

Ally Courtnall and Eric Kendricks.

Drumroll please... Ally Courtnall and Eric Kendricks are having a baby boy! The SI Swim Search model and her NFL star husband shared the sweetest gender reveal video on Instagram on Monday. The two layered up in puffer jackets, sweatpants and boots and popped a balloon that read, “Baby Kendricks is a...” 

The video was filmed in the snow in front of the Hennepin Avenue Bridge in Minneapolis, where Kendricks is a linebacker for the Vikings.

“Baby K is A….. 🥳,” they captioned the joint post on Feb. 13. “I swear we would have been happy either way🤣 but very excited to be a Boy mom with all my besties!! My dreams were right🙈.”

“Ready? Ready? Ready?” Courtnall said, jumping up and down, before popping the balloon.

Blue confetti sprinkled out and the couple immediately began screaming and cheering. Courtnall, 29, leaped into the 30-year-old’s arms and he carried her as they hugged for a few moments and shared a kiss.

The video was set to the sound of Ruelle’s “I Get to Love You.”

Several celebrity friends ran to the comments section to congratulate the duo.

“FULL BODY CHILLS 😭💙,” wrote Victoria Browne.

“Crying,” said both Hailee Steinfeld and Katie Austin.

“Awwww yay congratulations,” piped in Kristian Zias. “Welcome to the boy mom club ❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️.”

“🙏🏼😭,” wrote Katrina Scott. “you guyssssss congratulations!”

“YESSSSS😭💙💙💙💙,” gushed Gabriealla Halikas. “so so happy for you guys!!!! this vid will forever be my fav.”

Courtnall and Kendricks, who got married last July, announced the news of their pregnancy on Jan. 26 with another adorable Instagram video.

“We’ve been keeping a little secret🤭,” they captioned the reel set to the heartfelt melody and lyrics of Daniel Caesar’s “Best Part (feat. H.E.R.).”

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Ananya Panchal


Ananya Panchal is a NYC-based Lifestyle & Trending News writer at SI Swimsuit. Before joining the Swim team, the Boston University Alum worked for culture & entertainment beats at Bustle, The San Francisco Chronicle and the TODAY Show. When Ananya is not writing or doom-scrolling on social media, she can be found playing sudoku, rewatching One Tree Hill or trying new restaurants. She's also a coffee and chocolate (separately) enthusiast.