Hines Ward Gets Zombified for The Walking Dead

Hines Ward may be full of life, but he didn’t appear that way on Sunday.

With his eyebrows completely gone, and bloody gashes and scars covering his face, the football star and former Dancing with the Stars champ, 36, looked unrecognizable guest-starring on AMC’s The Walking Dead.

Hines Ward, Dancing with the Stars Champ, Arrested for DUI

Hines Ward, the pro football star and most recent winner of Dancing with the Stars, was arrested for investigation of drunken driving in Georgia.

Ward, 35, was booked on a DUI charge at the DeKalb County jail near Atlanta at 3:41 a.m. Saturday and later released on $1,000 bail, according to jail records.

“Hines is deeply saddened by this incident and apologizes to his fans and the Steelers organization for this distraction,” his agent/manager Andrew Ree says in a statement.

Hines Ward's Post-Dancing Plans: Surgery

Sure, he won the Dancing with the Stars season 12 mirror-ball trophy, but don t expect to see Hines Ward strolling down Main Street at Disneyland any time soon.

“I’m getting surgery,” Ward, 35, tells PEOPLE of his post-Dancing plans. “My left thumb – the ligaments are torn.”

Dancing Champ Hines Ward: 'I Didn't Want to Let Kym Down'

NFL pro Hines Ward scored the ultimate touchdown on Dancing with the Stars when he won first place on Tuesday’s finale. But Ward had to work for that mirror-ball trophy.

“Everyone loves Kirstie [Alley],” Ward, 35, told reporters backstage after the show. “So when it comes down to voting, I didn’t know how I’d match up to Kirstie.”

Dancing with the Stars Selects a Winner

It’s been a season of laughs, tears and injuries for many contestants on Dancing with the Stars. But on Tuesday night, only one of the 11 couples who competed on ABC’s hit show walked away with the coveted mirror ball trophy.

What Being in the Finals Means to Dancing's Stars

Dancing with the Stars: Who's Saving the Best for Last?

Dancing with the Stars is coming down to the wire with the first round of final performances, and Carrie Ann Inaba summed it up best with three words: “Hot, hot, hot.”

Chelse Kane, Kirstie Alley and Hines Ward and their pro partners each did two routines Monday night before their final one on Tuesday night to determine a champion. Find out how they fared in the stretch.

Brooke Burke Breaks Down Dancing with the Stars Finale

Who Will Go Home on Dancing with the Stars?

The final four performed under heavy pressure Monday night on Dancing with the Stars – and Tuesday they face another elimination before next week’s season finale. Who will go home?

Kym Johnson Says Falling on Her Neck 'Could Have Been a Lot Worse'