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The most decorated wide receiver in Pittsburgh Steelers history probably will not be wearing black and gold next season. The Steelers are working to restructure their salary situation heading into next season, which could mean the end of Hines Ward's days in Pittsburgh, NFL Network insider Jason La Canfora reported Friday. The four-time Pro Bowl receiver has played 14 seasons in the NFL, all as a member of the Steelers. Ward, 35, is the franchise's career leading with 1,000 receptions and 12,083 receiving yards.

Report: Representatives For Hines Ward Have Yet To Hear From Steelers

Friday evening Jason La Canfora reported that the Pittsburgh Steelers do not intended to bring back veteran wide receiver Hines Ward for the 2012 season, but Scott Brown from the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reports via Twitter today that Ward's representatives have yet to hear from Steelers. Ward has a clause in his contract that says he has to be let known his status for 2012...

Steelers’ Hines Ward posts on Facebook: “I’m willing to restructure my contract”

Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Hines Ward jumped on his Facebook page to tell fans that he’s willing to restructure his $4 million contract in order to remain with the team. It was a last ditch effort to save his job. Ward’s Facebook post is in response to an NFL Network report that the Steelers are planning to cut the 14-year NFL veteran in an effort to get under the salary cap.

Releasing Ward is the smart move for the future, unfortunately

Cutting ties with a guy like Hines Ward is never easy. Nobody wants to do it and you look like the bad guy when it happens, but the smart business decision is to let Hines walk and find a way to bring back Jerricho Cotchery. Take the emotion out of it and look at it objectively and you see that it’s the unfortunate reality of what needs to happen. Ward has been the best receiver...

The offseason circus continues, Ward speaks about rumors of his release.

He’s staying,  he’s going,  he wants to play,  they don’t want him back,  it’s almost a circus now with Hines Ward. Let’s face it folks,  it hasn’t exactly been a normal offseason for the Steelers. The fiasco that was the Bruce Arians “retirement” I’m sure is something they’d rather forget. Then the constant questioning of who’s running the show in Pittsburgh...

Ward tells Steelers he'll rework contract to stay in Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Hines Ward wants to finish his career in Pittsburgh, offering to restructure his contract to do it.

Ward responds to report that Steelers will cut him

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Steelers' wide receiver Hines Ward wants to retire with the Pittsburgh Steelers, offering to restructure his contract to do it.

Ward, Steelers deny his release

If the Steelers have decided to release Hines Ward, it is news to Ward -- and maybe even the Steelers.

Ward willing to restructure contract with Steelers

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Steelers' wide receiver Hines Ward wants to finish his career in Pittsburgh, offering to restructure his contract to do it.

Steelers don't plan to keep Ward, report says

The Pittsburgh Steelers, with a Hines Ward roster-bonus deadline fast approaching, have decided not to keep the veteran receiver, the NFL Network has reported, citing unnamed sources.

WR Ward willing to restructure deal with Steelers

Steelers' wide receiver Hines Ward wants to finish his career in Pittsburgh, offering to restructure his contract to do it.

Steelers Six From Around The Web – February 13th – Colbert Speaks Edition

Bob Labriola has a transcript up on of a Q & A session he had recently with Steelers General Manager Kevin Colbert. Former Arizona Cardinals quarterback Kurt Warner joined 93.7 The Fan to talk about Todd Haley, his former offensive coordinator in Arizona. Dejan Kovacevic wrote about the ongoing Hines Ward saga and how the Steelers need to let Ward know his 2012...

PFT Live: Steelers talk with Joe Starkey

PFT Live is back on Monday. And it’s actually live. Florio welcomes Joe Starkey from the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review to go over the latest with Hines Ward, Todd Haley, and the gang in Pittsburgh. I will also join the show to talk about Randy Moss, Peyton Manning, and anything else Florio wants to surprise me with.…
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