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Recent reports have said Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Hines Ward is willing to restructure his contract to stay with the team in 2012, while a report from Jason La Canfora of the NFL Network has said the Steelers will not bring back the soon-to-be 36-year-old receiver.  Ward has two years left on his current contract, and is due to make $4 million in both 2012 and 2013, and he is coming off the lowest yardage total of his career (381) and he also failed to reach 50 receptions since his third NFL season in 2000. There has been a changing of the guard in the Pittsburgh receiving corps in recent years, as Mike Wallace and Antonio Brown most notably have emerged and Ward's role has been reduced.  Still, Ward finished the 2011 season with exactly 1,000 career receptions to go along with 12,083 yards and 85 touchdowns. He is one of only eight receivers in league history with 1,000 catches and he is in the top 20 all-time in receiving yards (18th) and receiving touchdowns (ti...
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