hines ward gary busey gi Hines Ward, 'Dancing with the Stars' champ, busted for DUIPittsburgh Steelers wide receiver and “Dancing with the Stars” champ Hines Ward was arrested Saturday (July 9) morning for driving under the influence of alcohol in Dekalb County, Ga.

According to TMZ, the Super Bowl XL MVP was released on a $1,000 bond shortly after his arrest.

On Friday night, Ward was photographed at both the CMT Awards and an after party (pictured above) in Nashville, Tenn.

In May, Ward, a “DWTS” fan favorite, danced past fellow celebs Chelsea Kane and Kirstie Alley to take the title with dance pro partner Kym Johnson.

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