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.
Take a look at a collection of photos of Bobby Layne, In one of 22 galleries featuring all Steelers Hall of Famers.
View photos of local tradesmen working to construct the new stadium seating project in the south plaza of Heinz Field.
Take a look at a collection of photos of Walt Kiesling, In one of 22 galleries featuring all Steelers Hall of Famers.
Take a look at some photos from the Youth Football Camp held at Slippery Rock University on June 29th and 30th 2015.
Take a look at a collection of photos of Art Rooney Sr., In one of 22 galleries featuring all Steelers Hall of Famers.
Le'Veon Bell is voted as the 16th-best player in the NFL by his peers on "Top 100 Players of 2015."
Steelers quarterback (1958-62) Bobby Layne was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1967.
Watch a time lapse video of the south plaza construction project at Heinz Field following the 2014 season.
Steelers coach (1939-44, 1954-56) Walt Kiesling was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1966.