NFL alum Terrell Owens is joining Dancing With The Stars

NFL all star Terrell Owens is the latest celebrity to join this season of Dancing With The Stars.

The 6foot3 wide-receiver teamed up with pro dancer and new partner Cheryl Burke on Tuesday's Good Morning America to reveal the news live on air.

'I’m hoping to put up some big numbers with this lovely lady right here,' the former San Francisco 49er confidently explained during the ABC morning show.

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New competition: NFL all star Terrell Owens is the latest celebrity to join this season of Dancing With The Stars with professional dancer Cheryl Burke 

New competition: NFL all star Terrell Owens is the latest celebrity to join this season of Dancing With The Stars with professional dancer Cheryl Burke 

The AM hosts hinted at who Cheryl's partner before Terrell, 43, triumphantly emerged from a larger-than-life replica of DWTS's Mirrorball trophy to join the 33-year-old dancer.

Although the Chattanooga alum has never tried ballroom dancing he joked, 'If I can handle [former coach] Bill Parcells then I can handle Cheryl.' 

The athlete continued, 'But it’s going to be challenge. Yesterday we got our first start at trying to learn some steps, so that’s the challenge.'

Big reveal! The 43-year-old athlete triumphantly emerged from a larger-than-life replica of DWTS's Mirrorball trophy to join his 33-year-old dance partner

Big reveal! The 43-year-old athlete triumphantly emerged from a larger-than-life replica of DWTS's Mirrorball trophy to join his 33-year-old dance partner

Triple threat? Terrell definitely has a shot at the trophy with Miss Burke, who has won the competition twice in the past

Triple threat? Terrell definitely has a shot at the trophy with Miss Burke, who has won the competition twice in the past

Terrell definitely has a shot at the trophy with Miss Burke, who has won the competition twice in the past.

The grid-iron giant already has a reputation for having smooth dance moves.

During his 15-season career in the NFL, the six-time Pro Bowl player was known

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