But instead of acting as if it never happened on the reality dating show, the 25-year-old addressed it on the season premiere last week.
The model and vet is devastated after the nude pictures emerged Miss Duke, who travelled the country as one of the sport's roving reporters, was fired because the graphic shots broke mobile phone operator and sponsor Sprint's 'morality code'.
Earlier, Ty was married to singer Jewel Kilcher for six years from 2008 to 2014, with whom he had a daughter Kase Townes Murray.
In fact, while growing up, she could not be described as a girly girl, and it is safe to say this attribute has even followed her to her older years.
Instead, the hardest news to cope with was that she lost her job.
She also captained the swim team and the varsity soccer team.