By Lynette Rice
July 09, 2011 at 02:32 PM EDT

He may not have been able to dance his way out of this: TMZ is reporting that this season’s Dancing with the Stars victor Hines Ward was arrested for driving under the influence. Ward was arrested in Dekalb County, GA and held on $1,000 bond. He quickly posted and was released.

The Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver — together with his partner Kym Johnson — edged out Kirstie Alley and Chelsea Kane to win the mirror ball trophy in May on DWTS.