By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Steelers great Hines Ward reached the semi-finals for the 2022 Pro Football Hall of Fame category.
Five Steelers were nominated in September, but Ward was the only one of the modern-day semi-finalists. This is his sixth time reaching the semi-finals, far exceeding every year since 2017.
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Ward spent his entire playing career with the Steelers from 1998 to 2011.
The list will be cut down to 15 finalists in January, after which the Hall of Fame Selection Committee will meet early next year to determine the ranks.
Over the summer, five members of the Steelers organization were named members of the Class of 2020 and Class of 2021.
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