Report: Hines Ward to join 'Dancing With The Stars'

Hines Ward is the most recent NFL star to join ABC’s “Dancing With The Stars.”

TMZ.com reports that the Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver will be on the next season of the show, which begins in March. Rumors swirled recently that Brett Favre would be on the show but those were shot down.

Per the report, boxing legend Sugar Ray Leonard will be on the show along with the star of the original “Karate Kid,” Ralph Macchio.

Ward might not to have to miss the offseason time Chad Ochocinco did when he was on the show if there … is no offseason. Stay tuned.

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