He also played tailback and totaled 3,870 all-purpose yards, second only to Herschel Walker in Bulldogs history.
Pittsburgh Steelers Hines Ward is interviewed after the Steelers defeated the Cleveland Browns 34 to 21 at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh Pennsylvania on November 13, 2005. -- Most teams don't enter the draft looking to dramatically overhaul their safety corps within the first two days. (born March 8, 1976) is an American football player who currently plays the wide receiver position for the NFL's Pittsburgh Steelers, where he is the longest-tenured current player on the team. He played college football at the University of Georgia.
Under the guidance of coach Mike Parris at Forest Park High School in Forest Park, Georgia, Ward showcased his athletic skills as a quarterback, and was two-time Clayton County Offensive Player of the Year.
As a wide receiver for the University of Georgia Bulldogs (1994–1997), Ward's 149 career receptions for 1,965 yards placed him second in team history.
How's this for the perfect wedding venue -- Pittsburgh Steelers legend Hines Ward is getting married AT HEINZ FIELD ... and we know the ceremony will go down on the same field where he became an NFL superstar. most weddings (especially higher-end weddings) will rent out bigger spaces ... It's unclear if Heinz will actually send Hines a bill -- considering all the work he did at the stadium ...
the 38-year-old Super Bowl XL MVP is all set to tie the knot with his fiance Lindsey Georgalas next month ...