USA Today interviewed football star Hines Ward on his small part in The Dark Knight Rises his a small excerpt from the interview:
But don’t expect a bigger role beyond the runback for the player, even if he has bona fide Hollywood credentials: Ward is the winner of the Disco Ball Trophy on Dancing With the Stars.
“But I think that one part is probably all the public wants to see of me,” he says of The Dark Knight Rises. “Batman is the focus. I am just glad I got to be a part of history.”