Former NFL Star Nabs Role on 'The Walking Dead' -- Casting Spoilers

Former NFL Star Nabs Role on 'The Walking Dead' -- Casting Spoilers

Hines Ward, also known as Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver of the NFL is making his first TV appearance. Exclusively learned by The Inquisitr, Ward landed the role as one of the zombies on AMC's post-apocalyptic series, The Walking Dead.

Hines is a friend of IronE Singleton, known to Walking Dead fans as T-Dog, adds the report.

'The Walking Dead' midseason premiere airs on Sunday, Feb. 10 on AMC.