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Hines Ward Net Worth

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Hines Ward net worth is
$16 Million

Hines Ward Wiki/Biography

Hines Edward Ward, Jr. was born on the 8th March 1976, in Seoul, South Korea, of African, American and Korean descent. He is best known to the world for being the greatest American football player in the position of wide receiver in the history of the Pittsburgh Steelers team, and the best blocking wide receiver in history of National Football League (NLF). Currently, he is recognized as a leading analyst for NBC.

Have you ever wondered how rich Hines Ward is? It has been estimated that Ward’s net worth is over $16 million, with the main source of this amount being his career as a professional football player. Additionally to this, he has appeared in several movies and this has also added to his wealth. There is no doubt that his net worth will become higher as he successfully continues his career in other sport activities and the movie industry.

Hines Ward Net Worth $16 Million

Hines Ward was born in South Korea, but when he was only one year old, his family moved to Atlanta, Georgia, the United States. Soon afterwards his parents divorced and he was raised by his mother. He graduated from the Forest Park High School, where he started playing football. In showing his true potential, he was twice a winner of the award “Clayton County Offensive Player of the Year”. During his studies at the University of Georgia, he played football for the University of Georgia Bulldogs in the position of wide receiver.

Ward’s professional career began in 1998 after graduating with a BA in consumer economics, when he participated in NFL Draft, being chosen in the third round by the Pittsburgh Steelers team. In this team he has been the longest-tenured player. Until the beginning of 2000s he had a little success playing for the team, but in 2001 season, Ward earned his first Pro Bowl appearance, which was soon followed by three consecutive all star games in seasons 2002, 2003 and 2004, as he became the leader in reception of the team. Ward was also named Pittsburg Steelers team MVP in 2002, 2004 and 2005. As his games were improving, so also did his net worth, as he signed a contract extension in 2005 worth $25.83 million. In that season, Ward won his first championship title with the Steelers with a victory over Seattle Seahawks in 2006, and being named the MVP of the Super Bowl XL, which increased further his net worth, as he was also given a money award. He is also known for Super Bowl XLIII (2009), when he won his second championship title, with a victory over Arizona Cardinals, and for Super Bowl XLV (2011).

During his time with the Pittsburgh Steelers, Hines became one of the greatest players in the history of the franchise. He has set numerous records; he is the all time leader in Receiving Touchdowns, Receptions, and Receiving Yards. He is 12th on the list of players with most Receptions, as he has 1000, and he is a member of the 10,000 Receiving Yards Club, since he has 12,083.

After he retired, thanks to his successful career as a professional football player, Ward decided to try himself as an actor, and managed to land small roles in TV shows such as “Extreme Makeover: Home Edition”, “Mike and Mike in the Morning”, “Rome Is Burning”, etc. He also appeared in the blockbuster movie “The Dark Knight Rises” (2012) in the role of Gotham Rogues Player, and in 2013 in one episode of the TV drama series “The Walking Dead” as Street Walker. In 2011, he was a member of the ABC’s TV show “Dancing with the Stars”, during the 12th season, in which he eventually finished as a winner, together with his professional dance partner Kym Johnson, which also contributed to his net worth. In 2012, soon after his retirement he worked at the Oscar Awards for the NFL Network. Currently, he works as a studio analyst for the NBC’s Football Night in America.

Regarding his personal life, it is known that Hines Ward has a son, named Jaden, with his ex-wife Simone Rossie Ward(2001-10). Currently, he has been married to Lindsey Georgalas since 2014.


Full NameHines Ward
Net Worth$16 Million
Date Of BirthMarch 8, 1976
Place Of BirthSeoul, South Korea
Height6 ft (1.83 m)
Weight205 lbs (93 kg)
ProfessionAmerican football wide receiver
EducationForest Park High School, University of Georgia
NationalityAmerican
SpouseLindsey Georgalas-Ward (m. 2014), Simone Ward
ChildrenJaden Ward
ParentsHines Ward Sr., Kim Young He
NicknamesHines E. Ward Jr. , Hines Ward Jr.
Facebookhttp://www.facebook.com/officialhinesward
Twitterhttp://www.twitter.com/mvp86hinesward
Instagramhttp://www.instagram.com/mvp86hinesward
IMDBhttp://imdb.com/name/nm1989961
Awards“Clayton County Offensive Player of the Year”, MVP of the Super Bowl XL, Super Bowl XLIII (2009), Super Bowl XLV (2011)
NominationsWalter Payton NFL Man of the Year Award
Movies“The Dark Knight Rises” (2012), “The Walking Dead” (2013)
TV Shows“Dancing with the Stars” (2011), “Extreme Makeover: Home Edition”, “Mike and Mike in the Morning”, “Rome Is Burning”,
#Fact
1In his 9th NFL Season with The Pittsburgh Steelers. [July 2006]
2Arrested for DUI on July 9, 2011 in Georgia.
3Had at least one pass reception in 186 straight games, 3rd highest of all time.
4Has played in 3 Super Bowls.
5Won season 12 (Spring 2011) of Dancing with the Stars (2005) with partner Kym Johnson.
6On February 5, 2006, he was named MVP in Super Bowl XL as the Pittsburgh Steelers won 21-10. He scored a 43 yard touchdown in the 4th quarter, thrown by fellow wide receiver Antwaan Randle El. Overall, he had five receptions for 123 yards and one TD and one rush for 18 yards.
7In 2002, he set a Steelers franchise record for receptions (112), and touchdowns (12), and was named to his first of two consecutive All-NFL teams.
8Had a streak of 4 consecutive seasons of 1,000 yards gained, 2001-2004.
9He was a four-time consecutive NFL Pro Bowl selection (2001-2004).
10On November 27, 2005, he became the Steelers all-time leading receiver with his 538th catch against the Browns on Sunday Night Football. The Steelers won 34-21.
11An NFL wide receiver who was drafted by the Pittsburgh Steelers in the third round of the 1998 NFL Draft.

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Walking Dead2013TV SeriesStreet Walker
The Dark Knight Rises2012Gotham Rogues Player (uncredited)

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
CNN Newsroom2017TV SeriesHimself - Correspondent
The Jim Rome Show2016-2017TV SeriesHimself
The Bachelorette2016TV SeriesHimself
A Football Life2015TV SeriesHimself
Celebrity Wife Swap2015TV SeriesHimself
Today2015TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The Meredith Vieira Show2015TV SeriesHimself
Late Night with Seth Meyers2015TV SeriesHimself
87th Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade2013TV SpecialHimself
Mike & Mike2011-2013TV SeriesHimself - Former NFL Player / Himself - Telephone Interviewee / Himself - Retired NFL Player / ...
Rachael vs. Guy: Celebrity Cook-Off2013TV SeriesHimself - Team Rachael
NFL Characters Unite2012Documentary
Ending the Knight2012Video documentaryHimself
NFL Thursday Night Football2007-2011TV SeriesHimself - Pittsburgh Steelers Wide Receiver / Himself - Wide Receiver Pittsburgh Steelers
NBC Sunday Night Football2006-2011TV SeriesHimself - Pittsburgh Steelers Wide Receiver / Himself - Pittsburgh Steelers Starting Wide Receiver / Himself - Wide Receiver Pittsburgh Steelers / ...
NFL Replay2006-2011TV SeriesHimself - Pittsburgh Steelers Wide Receiver / Himself - Starting Wide Receiver Pittsburgh Steelers
Good Morning America2011TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Rome Is Burning2005-2011TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Pittsburgh Steelers Wide Receiver
2011 CMT Music Awards2011TV SpecialHimself - Presenter
Dancing with the Stars2011TV SeriesHimself - Contestant
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno2011TV SeriesHimself
The Mo'Nique Show2010-2011TV SeriesHimself
Super Bowl XLV2011TV SpecialHimself - Pittsburgh Steelers Wide Receiver
BPM: Beats Per Mnet2011TV SeriesHimself
NFL Monday Night Football1998-2010TV SeriesHimself - Pittsburgh Steelers Wide Receiver
Extreme Makeover: Home Edition2010TV SeriesHimself
NFL Classics2007-2009TV SeriesHimself - Pittsburgh Steelers Wide Receiver
Super Bowl XLIII2009TV MovieHimself - Pittsburgh Steelers Wide Receiver
Pardon the Interruption2008-2009TV SeriesHimself
The NFL Today2006TV SeriesHimself - Pittsburgh Steelers Wide Receiver
NFL Films Presents2006TV Series documentaryHimself
Miss USA 20062006TV SpecialHimself - Judge
Quite Frankly with Stephen A. Smith2005-2006TV SeriesHimself
Super Bowl XL2006TV SpecialHimself - Pittsburgh Steelers Wide Receiver
Super Bowl XL Pre-Game Show2006TV Movie documentaryHimself
NFL Game of the Week2004-2006TV SeriesHimself - Pittsburgh Steelers Wide Receiver
ESPN's Sunday Night Football1999-2005TV SeriesHimself - Pittsburgh Steelers Wide Receiver
Wheel of Fortune2005TV SeriesHimself
The NFL on CBS1998-2004TV SeriesHimself - Pittsburgh Steelers Wide Receiver / Himself - Pittsburgh Steelers Flanker
NFL on FOX2000-2002TV SeriesHimself - Pittsburgh Steelers Wide Receiver / Himself - Pittsburgh Steelers Flanker
2001 AFC Championship Game2002TV SpecialHimself - Pittsburgh Steelers Wide Receiver
1998 NFL Draft1998TV MovieHimself - 92nd Overall Pick

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Rome Is Burning2007-2008TV SeriesHimself
Quite Frankly with Stephen A. Smith2006TV SeriesHimself

Known for movies


Source
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