PRO (0-0/1-0): Signed to the Steelers' Active Roster on January 4, 2012...Signed to the Steelers’ practice squad on December 12, 2011…released from the Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ practice squad on November 7, 2011…signed to the Buccaneers’ practice squad on October 17, 2011…released by the Indianapolis Colts on September 5, 2011…originally signed as an undrafted rookie free agent with the Colts on July 29, 2011.
2011 (0-0/1-0): Spent time with the Colts and Buccaneers before being signed to the Steelers’ practice squad...1/4: Signed to the Steelers’ active roster to provide depth at the running back position…AFC Wild Card 1/8 at Denver: Saw action on special teams.
COLLEGE: Played in 50 games with 20 starts…majored in English...finished career with 536 rushes for 2,916 yards and 49 touchdowns…set a school record for rushing touchdowns in a single season (22) in 2010, which was also tops in the FBS…added 23 receptions for 198 yards and one touchdown.
PERSONAL: Attended North Central High School (Indianapolis)…first team all-state selection as a senior after earning second team honors his junior year…first team all-area and all-conference choice as a senior and was a second team all-conference selection his junior year….set school records with 1,935 rushing yards and 22 touchdowns while averaging 8.8 yards per carry during his senior season...totaled 1,187 rushing yards and 10 touchdowns as a junior and rushed for 400 yards as a sophomore…competed in track and set a school record for the indoor long jump with a mark of 22.8 feet…three-time state qualifier in the long jump and qualified for the outdoor 200m as a senior…son of Wanda Spann-Roddy and George Roddy III…Full name: Chad Spann.
Here is a look at the statistical leaders for the both the Steelers and Seahawks heading into the Week 12 contest at CenturyLink Field.
Take a look at the Steelers first matchup against the Seahawks in 1977. The Steelers defeated the Seahawks 30-20.
Many Steelers players get in the spirit of the holiday by providing a Thanksgiving feast with all the trimmings to those in need.
Photos from the last victory vs the Seahawks at Heinz Field on September 18th, 2011.
The Steelers prepare for the week 12 matchup against the Seattle Seahawks.
Missi Matthews, Bob Labriola and Mike Prisuta preview Sunday's matchup between the Steelers and Seahawks.
Colleen Wolfe and Ike Taylor preview the Week 12 matchup between the Steelers and Seahawks.
Steelers OC Todd Haley speaks about dealing with Seattle's tough environment, and dealing with the Seahawks' defense.
Steelers DC Keith Butler talks about returning to Seattle, where he played, and how to limit the Seahawks offense.