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.
Images from the Steelers 2016 Draft Weekend.
Steelers Fans gathered at Heinz Field to meet alumni and current players, have unique fan experiences and mingle with this years 1st,2nd and 3rd round draft picks.
Images of the Steelers at the UPMC Rooney Sports Complex during the second day of the 2016 NFL Draft .
Steelers 1st round draft pick Artie Burns arrives in Pittsburgh and is introduced as a Steeler.
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Missi Matthews sits down with CB Sean Davis in an exclusive 1-on-1 interview with the Steelers' 2016 second-round draft pick.
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Steelers Jr. Reporter Xiah Zepeda was at Fan Blitz at Heinz Field to talk to the fans and the new draft picks.
After 3 days and 7 picks, Pittsburgh Steelers General Manager Kevin Colbert and Coach Mike Tomlin discussed the team's 2016 draft class.