Tom Brady adds fuel to the mounting wedding talks as he reportedly has already bought an engagement ring for his supermodel girlfriend Gisele Bundchen. With the ring in hand, he furthermore is claimed to have been ready to propose to her.
In Touch Weekly reports on its newest issue, already on newsstands, Brady bought the alleged engagement ring prior to the surgery he underwent in L.A. on October 6 on his left knee to battle a rare infection stemming from the repair of two torn ligaments. According to the publication, the NFL quarterback "snuck into" Cartier in Beverly Hills and checked out a five-carat yellow diamond engagement ring. The gem is claimed to be flanked by two triangular diamonds with a $145,000 price tag.
"He's seriously considering proposing," an insider told In Touch Weekly. "Tom has a lot of free time now that he may miss the entire football season. It's made him realize he's finally ready to get married."
The ring tale comes hot on the heels of the circulating Internet reports claiming Brady and Gisele are planning to host a wedding celebration at the legendary Tavern on the Green in Central Park. She even is said to have been in talks with party planners at the venue for a possible nuptials. Spokespersons for Gisele and Tavern on the Green wouldn't comment on the report though.