Latest Hines Ward Stories
By Jon Herskovitz SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea welcomed the return on Monday of its new-found sports hero Hines Ward, the Korean-American football star who left as a toddler, but questions remain over how the country treats its mixed-race children.
By Jon Herskovitz SEOUL (Reuters) - Most South Koreans had never heard of Hines Ward before he won the Super Bowl's most valuable player award but the half-Korean's sudden fame has turned the spotlight on mixed-race children in his country of birth.
By Chriss Swaney PITTSBURGH (Reuters) - Tens of thousands of fans packed the city streets on Tuesday to celebrate the Pittsburgh Steelers's first Super Bowl victory for more than 25 years.
By Steve Keating DETROIT (Reuters) - Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Hines Ward began the season as a holdout but ended it on Monday holding the Super Bowl MVP award in one hand and the keys to a new luxury car in the other.
By Jon Herskovitz and Lee Jin-joo SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea embraced a new sports star on Monday after Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Hines Ward was crowned most valuable player of Super Bowl XL.
Hines Ward made the big plays when it counted on Sunday to earn the Super Bowl XL Most Valuable Player award.
By Steve Keating DETROIT (Reuters) - Big plays from Willie Parker and Hines Ward put a shine on a lackluster performance that was still strong enough for the Pittsburgh Steelers to beat the Seattle Seahawks 21-10 in Super Bowl XL on Sunday.
DETROIT (Reuters) - Halfback Willie Parker scampered 75 yards for the longest touchdown run from scrimmage in title game history to help lead the Pittsburgh Steelers to a 21-10 victory over the Seattle Seahawks in Super Bowl XL on Sunday.
By Steve Keating DETROIT (Reuters) - When the Seattle Seahawks clash with the Pittsburgh Steelers in Super Bowl XL on Sunday their fight will be for recognition as much as a first NFL title.
When the Seattle Seahawks clash with the Pittsburgh Steelers in Super Bowl XL on Sunday their fight will be for recognition as much as a first NFL title.