At the time, rumors surfaced that Barber reportedly cheated on Cha with Johnson while he served as a show contributor and she was an NBC intern. contributor Tiki Barber, 35, announced that he had separated from wife Ginny Cha after eleven years together.Or as Barber said it while sipping from a coffee mug, “I was separated, out of my house, that’s when we kind of, went to a different level.” • It’s not weird because other people do it. Johnson: “Plenty of people who are separated have girlfriends and boyfriends.” Barber: “Marriages dissolve. It’s unfortunate but it happens.” So now that we’re clear on the facts, we still know Barber remains married (and separated) and is still living with his former intern. According to Barber and Johnson in this sit-down: • Johnson was never their babysitter, and not in the waiting room when Barber’s wife gave birth.• They were “not romantic” until Barber was separated.Traci Lynn Johnson is currently married to Tiki Barber.She has been in two celebrity relationships averaging approximately 4.7 years each.
Barber retired from the NFL at the end of the 2006 NFL postseason as the Giants' all-time rushing and reception leader.On September 18, 2007, Barber's book, Tiki: My Life and the Game Beyond was published. His second book, Tiki Barber's Pure Hard Workout, which was released on November 13, 2008, by Gotham Books, reveals Barber's intensive lifting program. He is the identical twin brother of former Tampa Bay Buccaneers cornerback Ronde Barber.Barber was inducted into the Virginia Sports Hall of Fame in 2011.He also gave her a diamond and sapphire bracelet," a source tells the Post.Barber's rep would not comment beyond the statement released on Wednesday. Quite frankly, Ginny's side wants to limit his input." Married 11 years, they have two sons - A. Reports that Barber, 35, is trying to lowball his wife on the financial settlement are "nonsense," the source added."All Tiki wants is a fair and reasonable settlement that takes into account where his life is today, not 2006," the source said.The couple, who parted ways last November, have two sons (aged 7 and 6) together, with two more on the way; Cha is now eight months pregnant with twins. The former Giants running back's apparent affair with Traci Lynn Johnson, 23 -- a one-time NBC intern who also babysat their kids. All of this came out of the blue." PHOTOS: The biggest sports scandals of all time And Barber and Johnson's affair was more than just a fling: the reports that they began sleeping together in 2008, when she was a 21-year-old college student.A source tells the New York Post that Cha "had no idea what was going on... The athlete lavished gifts -- roses, jewelry, designer clothes -- on Johnson, and she flaunted her "boyfriend's" blue Maserati on Facebook last September.PHOTOS: Women who've been cheated on The lovers supposedly even lunched together in public at 30 Rock, NBC's Manhattan headquarters."On her 21st birthday, he sent her 21 roses to her her dorm.