Steelers' Hines Ward In New "The Dark Knight Rises" Trailer

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Tuesday December 20th, 2011

Members of the Pittsburgh Steelers, most notably Pro Bowl wide receiver Hines Ward, make an appearance in the trailer for the long awaited Batman movie, The Dark Knight Rises.

Ward can be seen running the football at the 1:24 mark in the video below:

According to NBC’s ProFootballTalk, several members of the Steelers, including former coach Bill Cowher, portray the Gotham City Rogues in the film. Pittsburgh fans will also recognize the stadium in the trailer as the Steeler’s own Heinz Field.

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