On the heels of winning a Super Bowl, New York Giant wide receivers Victor Cruz and Mario Manningham presented the award for Best Rock Performance at Sunday's Grammys.

The connection between music and sports has grown in recent years.

The halftime show at the Super Bowl has almost become as big as the game itself. Popular music is played in stadiums even when games are in progress.

But those in the music industry and the sports world are most often linked together when they're are reported to be dating.

Here's a list of the 10 hottest female singers to date or marry a professional athlete.