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Thursday, March 3, 2011

Steelers' Ward set to go Dancing with the Stars


Pittsburgh Steelers veteran wide receiver Hines Ward isn't known for his end zone touchdown celebrations, but he's about to try out his dancing steps.

He was named to the Dancing with the Stars cast Monday night.

Several NFL players have appeared on the show in the past.

That includes Chad Ochocinco, Jason Taylor, Emmitt Smith, who won the competition, Lawrence Taylor, Michael Irvin, Kurt Warner, Warren Sapp and Jerry Rice.

Here’s the full cast via an ABC press release:

Ralph Macchio, 49, the baby-faced star of three Karate Kid movies and My Cousin Vinny

Kirstie Alley, 60, starred in Fat Actress, Veronica’s Closet, and, of course, Cheers

Petra Nemcova (pictured), 31, a Czech model who’s been linked to James Blunt and Sean Penn

Wendy Williams, 46, a frank talk-show host

Sugar Ray Leonard, 54, the Olympic gold-medal-winning boxer who, as a pro, famously claimed world titles in five weight divisions

Psycho Mike, a.k.a. Michael Catherwood, 31, a popular deejay for KROQ in Los Angeles

Chelsea Kane, 22, best known for playing Stella on Disney Channel’s Jonas L.A.

Romeo, 21, once known as Lil Romeo, is a rapper, actor, and son of past DWTS participant Master P

Kendra Wilkinson, 25, the former star of E!’s The Girls Next Door and the current star of her own eponymous reality show

Chris Jericho, 40, a pro wrestler who won 23 championships in the WWE

Hines Ward (Editor's Note: Why waste a picture?), 34, an NFL Pro Bowler from the Pittsburgh Steelers and the third wide receiver to appear on DWTS

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