Arts Jessica Simpson Engaged To Eric Johnson By Allie Townsend @Allie_TownsendNov. 15, 20100 Share Read Later Send to Kindle Jessica Simpson and Eric Johnson celebrate Jessica Simpson Collection In-Store Appearance event at Belk Southpark Mall on September 18, 2010 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Getty Images) Singer Jessica Simpson and NFL player Eric Johnson are now engaged. The pop star and football player have been dating since May. Head over to People for more.