The CBS reality show ‘Survivor’ has welcomed people from all walks of life since it premiered in 2000. The 44th iteration of the survival series, which took place in the Mamanuca Islands, Fiji, also saw many interesting individuals eager to become the winner. Former football player Brandon Cottom was one of the show’s cast members in season 44 and delighted the public with his performance in the survival series. Given just how well-known the athlete is, it is no wonder that people are curious about his personal life. Specifically, Brandon’s fans are eager to know if he is currently dating. So, let’s explore the same together, shall we?
Brandon Cottom’s Background
Brandon Cottom was born on December 21, 1992, and grew up in Newtown, Pennsylvania. As an avid ‘Survivor’ fan since his younger years, he has many happy memories attached to the show. “I actually started watching Survivor when I was a young kid with my father starting in season one. And through that time, it became like a bonding moment for us,” he shared with Parade. Though the reality TV star drifted away from his family during college, his bond with them is now stronger than ever. Besides his father, Richard Cottom, and mother, Tammie Cottom, Brandon is quite close to his younger sister, Brooke Taylor.
After completing his high school education at Newtown Council Rock North, Brandon joined Purdue University in May 2011. In fact, he committed to be a part of the institute’s football team on February 2, 2011. Until 2015, the Pennsylvania native was part of the Purdue Boilermakers. May 2, 2015, saw him getting signed by Seattle Seahawks, though the team waived him by the end of August of the same year.
In November 2015, Brandon again became a part of the Seattle Seahawks, this time as a part of the practice squad. However, on August 20, 2016, he was waived again with an injury designation. He was re-signed by Seattle Seahawks on May 5, 2017, but was waived ten days later. Just over a year later, Brandon joined Salt Lake Stallions on September 14, 2018. Within six months, he became a part of Philadelphia Soul on March 29, 2019. Presently, he works as an Account Manager for a family security firm. In addition, he is a Speed Coach and primarily works with children of various age groups.
Brandon Cottom’s Girlfriend
Since October 2015, Brandon has been in a happy relationship with Cece Williams. The hairstylist from Philadelphia is always delighted to spend time with her partner, and the football player feels the same. Brandon and Cece are avid travelers who have been to places like Thailand, the Dominican Republic, and the Netherlands. Both of them prefer to be in each other’s company and always ensure to make special occasions count.
For Brandon’s recently passed 30th birthday, Cece arranged a trip to Key West, Florida, and planned a weekend to remember. Needless to say, the football star was quite thankful for the same and was very public about his appreciation.
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