Team: Pittsburgh Steelers
Position: Wide Receiver (WR)
Friends Forever: After losing the NFC Championship, Ward couldn’t hide his tears when his teammate Jerome Bettis retired from the NFL without a championship ring. “I wanted it more for him than for me,” he told the Pittsburgh Post Gazette. “He deserves to be a champion.” Turns out Bettis decided to play another year and the Steelers made it to the Super Bowl again, this time going home with the victory.