Posted May 23, 2012

Green Bay Packers WR Donald Driver wins Dancing With the Stars

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Green Bay Packers WR Donald Driver became the latest professional athlete to win the ABC reality show Dancing With the Stars when he was awarded the show’s Mirror Ball Trophy.

Driver is the third NFL player to triumph on the show, joining former Dallas Cowboys RB Emmitt Smith and recently retired Pittsburgh Steelers WR Hines Ward. Olympic speedskater Apolo Anton Ohno, Olympic figure skater Kristy Yamaguchi, Olympic gymnast Shawn Johnson and IndyCar driver Helio Castroneves are the other athletes who have won.

Driver has 735 catches for 10,060 yards in his 13-year career after being a seventh-round pick out of Alcorn State.