By Cian Fahey
When Hines Ward retired this year, he brought into the twilight with him franchise records for receptions, receiving yards and receiving touchdowns. It really was a sad day when Ward retired. Ward's records were more impressive than they appear on paper, which is saying something considering they are very impressive on paper.
What the statistics don't tell you however, is that Ward generally played on a run-first team as the only legitimate threat on the outside. Not only did Ward receive less opportunities because of the type of offense the Steelers ran for the most part of his Read more [...]