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.
The Steelers prepare for the week 5 contest against the San Diego Chargers.
Photos from the last victory vs the Chargers on October 4, 2009 at Heinz Field.
Will Allen, Will Gay and Arthur Moats make an appearance at the Ross Park Mall to promote the Steelers Style Fashion Show.
Steelers players gather at Hyde Park Prime Steakhouse to benefit teammate Cam Heyward and his Heyward House Foundation.
The Steelers grant the wish of a young Steelers fan from Wisconsin.
Steelers offensive coordinator Todd Haley talked about the San Diego Chargers defense, how they plan to use DeAngelo and Le'Veon, as well as his take on Mike Vick's performance.
Missi Matthews, Bob Labriola and Tunch Ilkin preview the Steelers matchup against the San Diego Chargers with a little help from offensive coordinator Todd Haley and defensive coordinator Keith Butler.
Steelers defensive coordinator Keith Butler talked about facing the San Diego Chargers and quarterback Philip Rivers.
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