A preliminary hearing for a man charged with trying to extort $15,000 from Hines Ward was postponed until Dec. 3 at the request of his attorney.
A man who claims his girlfriend once had a "physical relationship" with retired Steelers WR Hines Ward was in custody Friday on charges he tried to extort $15,000 from the player.
Former Steelers WR Hines Ward has been hired as an analyst for NBC Sports.
After 14 seasons of going over the middle, making tough blocks and hauling in important catches, WR Hines Ward announced his retirement on Tuesday.
The Steelers will part ways with several stalwarts, including the team's all-time leading receiver Hines Ward, but that wasn't unexpected.
Hines Ward contributed to the Steelers' collective physicality, but his pass catching will be what puts him in the Hall of Fame discussion.
The Steelers will release WR Hines Ward, the team announced on Wednesday.
DUI charges were dropped Wednesday against Steelers WR Hines Ward after he agreed to a plea agreement that involves probation, community service and a fine.
Steelers RB Rashard Mendenhall is expected to begin the 2012 season on the physically-unable-to-perform list.
The Steelers spent the week cutting their 2012 salary-cap numbers and appear ready to part ways with veteran WR Hines Ward.
Steelers president Art Rooney II told reporters that the club faces some cap-related decisions, but there are ways the club can address this issue.
The "expectations" around the Steelers' organization are WR Hines Ward will likely elect to retire, CBSSports.com's Mike Freeman reported Monday.
Week 16 could mark the final regular-season game that Hines Ward plays in Pittsburgh, from what we hear.
This week's "NFList" looks at the top seven active players in yards gained from scrimmage, led by RB LaDainian Tomlinson, who earned most of his yards as a Charger.
What will WR Hines Ward's role be down the stretch? It becomes an issue to monitor after Ward played less than usual in the Week 10 win at Cincinnati.