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Pittsburgh Man Arrested For Attempting To Extort Ex-NFL Star Hines Ward

In a curious case that is still unfolding, a Pittsburgh man was arrested yesterday (October 18) and now in court this morning  on charges he attempted to extort money from former Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Hines Ward.   Joshua Van Auker, 26, got himself on the radar of the Allegheny County district attorney’s office after sending […]


NFL: Hines Ward Arrest Heats Up Ravens-Steelers Trash Talk Between Players

    Receiver Hines Ward’s weekend arrest for DUI has added some additional fuel to the bitter Pittsburgh Steelers-Baltimore Ravens rivalry. The AFC North teams are scheduled to play in Baltimore in Week 1, if the lockout is lifted, and Ravens running back Ray Rice and Steelers safety Ryan Clark exchanged tweets on Saturday after Rice reacted to Ward’s […]


NFL: Steelers WR Hines Ward Arrested For DUI

      Pittsburgh Steelers star wide receiver Hines Ward has been arrested in Georgia on a drunk driving charge. The DeKalb County sheriff’s office says the former Super Bowl MVP and “Dancing With the Stars” champ was arrested early Saturday. He was booked into the DeKalb County jail in suburban Atlanta at 3:41 a.m. and charged with driving […]