Former NFL star David Mims appeared on The Big D, a new reality dating show alongside his ex-wife Ally Lee. The show premiered its season 1 in 2023. An intriguing reality television program called “The Big D” invites divorcing spouses to a remote tropical villa in Costa Rica.
About the premise, the formerly estranged couples are given a second chance to try their luck with love here. Furthermore, individuals have the capacity to connect with someone else even if they try to shun their past and avoid reigniting old embers. Jojo Fletcher and Jordan Rodgers, former contestants on “The Bachelorette,” are the hosts of the reality television program.
Besides the two the other divorced couple appearing on the show are David Novello & Gillian Messina, Thakur Wint & Dede Lewis, Alexis Nicole & Devon Wright, Brooks Peters & Casey Costa, and Ariel Lyndsey & Blair Delgado.
In this article, you’ll learn about her age, family, job, and her social media reach.
The Big D: Are Ally Lee And David Mims Together?
When Ally Lee and David Mims signed up for the show they were divorced for 6 months. In their introductory video, the exes shared that Ally was going to be a booty call to which David added, “That was the original plan.”
Ally explained, “We didn’t get married on a solid foundation or anything like that.” Then, Ally got pregnant and David was as chivalrous as they come. However, by the time they had gotten married, they were not in their best place.
“It was a lot of stress. I got cut, so I was out of football. That was new for me. I was down on myself a lot,” David added. “You know, I started to change. I was irritable, you know I wasn’t pleasant to be around at all times.”
Ally realized that the cycle that they were going through she is not doing it again. She told David, “I’m getting out.”
Hence, she started pursuing someone else. Once David found out she was sleeping with her ex, he gave up all effort and decided to opt for divorce.
David Mims Kids
Ally and David share two children. They have one daughter named Ari from her previous relationship. Ari is deaf and is fluent in sign language. She also reportedly has an abnormality with her nose that’s causing many issues. They had to postpone her surgery which was due in March 2022. Ari is a cheerleading enthusiast who made it to her dream team, Bob Cats, in June 2023.
Their son is named Donavan Mims whom they co-parent. Born in July 2016, Donavan turned 6 years old in 2022.
On his 5th birthday, Ally took to her FB and wrote, “I couldn’t WAIT for this big day to come! My baby, my number one boy, my only boy turns the big 5 today. When I tell you he was a surprise but the best surprise I could ever ask for that would be an understatement. He seriously is the sweetest boy with the most gentle soul.”
Ally concluded the post, “He loves everyone he comes in contact with and he makes it hard to forget him. He is so handsome, and boy does he know it. I’m so lucky to call this special little boy Donavan my son. Happy Birthday Papa Bear, your father and I are so proud of the young man you are starting to mold into. Can’t wait for your big surprise this weekend.”
Ally also has another daughter named Alahna who is 12 years old.
On Father’s Day 2021, Ally wished her David, “Happy Father’s Day to this guy. The one who works every nerve I’ve got, my best friend, ex-husband, baby daddy. Hope your day is amazing. You are a great father. #hereallygetsonmylastnerve #HappyFathersDay #bestfriend #nomakeupkindaday #melanin.”
Going by their interactions, they separated on the right term but are no longer together.
In May 2023, David announced, “Here we go, Friends. So I kinda did a reality show a lil bit ago. One where you’re on a dating show with your ex………So yea it will be entertaining.”
David Mims Girlfriend
As of this article, all David Mims appears to be doing is focusing on his job and spending time with his kids. So even if he is seeing someone he opts to keep his relationship under the radar.
So in conclusion, David Mims appears to be single.
David Mims Age
David Mims is 35 years old as of 2023. He was born in May 1988.
David Mims Family
David Mims is the son of Davvie and Regina Mims.
Davvie, who attended Morris Brown College, played basketball during his time in college. Davvie has been working as a salesperson at A2UMCO since 1999.
Regina was a former Flight attendant at Delta Airlines from 1979 to 2020. She is now retired.
Davvie turned 64 years old. Whereas, Regina celebrated her 65th birthday in December 2022. They are both residing in Charlotte, North Carolina as of this writing.
Besides David, the married couple also has one son named Darrin Mims, 33 years old. Darrin attended Virginia Union University, CPCC, and graduated in 2014.
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David Mims Job
David Mims has a job as an Offensive Line Coach at Texas College Steers. He has been working in that role since August 2021. He also worked as a coach for 4th & Inches Sports Performance, LLC.
Before that, he was a professional football player. After the 2011 NFL Draft, on July 26, the Kansas City Chiefs signed David as an undrafted free agent. On September 3, after the final roster cuts, he was released. David was added to the Chiefs’ practice squad on September 4 after clearing waivers. On November 29, he was added to the active roster.
The Baltimore Ravens signed David to a reserve/future contract on February 6, 2013. On August 25, 2013, the Ravens released him.
David was named to the CIAA All-Freshmen team, 3× first team All CIAA, 2× All American played college football at Virginia Union in Richmond, Virginia.
David graduated from South Meck High School, in Charlotte, North Carolina. While in high school he was a 3-year varsity letter winner, earned All-Southwest 4A honors as a senior, and earned All-Charlotte honors as a senior.
David Mims Height
David Mims stands tall at a towering height of 6 feet 9 inches, according to his VUU profile.
When Is David Mims Birthday?
David Mims’s birthday is on 18 May.
Where Is David Mims From?
David Mims hailed from Charlotte, North Carolina.