He told The Hollywood Reporter that "it was something that I hid and I lied about it a lot growing up in high school and in college due to sports".
"Absolutely", Underwood said when Strahan asked if he wanted the show to end in a proposal. Underwood later addressed the breakup in an Instagram post, thanking Booth for "teaching me even more about myself, and most importantly, for your friendship that I know will continue far beyond Paradise".
Colton Underwood is the new Bachelor.
"That's what I'm hoping for", Underwood said Tuesday in an interview on "Good Morning America".
He continued and said 'I would be all for it if I'm single after Paradise.' Well, it seems that now he's getting his chance.
Tia Booth might not be so thrilled with Colton Underwood after their breakup, but the 26-year-old former National Football League player has nothing but kind words for his ex. As a result, some fans felt the opinions of Bachelor Nation weren't exactly taken into account when choosing Underwood. Before The Bachelorette, he dated Olympic gymnast and activist Aly Raisman.
Next season is going to be as family-friendly as The Bachelor gets.
Season 22 of The Bachelor was one of the most heated and controversial in recent memory, with Bachelor Arie Luyendyk Jr. having second thoughts as production wound down and after he chose Kufrin his fiancée, and then ran back to runner-up Lauren Burnham. 'He played professionally for three teams before an injury forced him to retire.