*Another NFL star has danced his way into the “Dancing With the Stars” endzone.
In the quickstep footsteps of Emmit Smith and Hines Ward, last night saw Green Bay Packers receiver Donald Driver hoist the show’s Mirrorball Trophy, defeating Telenovela star William Levy who placed third, and runner-up, classical music singer Katherine Jenkins, a season-long standout. [Scroll down to watch.]
Driver, who danced with professional partner Peta Murgatroyd, was cited by the judges for his intensity and determination, and willingness to listen and learn from them during the course of the TV ballroom dance competitions season.
Watch a recap of the season finale and Driver’s road to victory below.