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.
Check out photos of Steelers Kids day at Saint Vincent College.
Take a look at photos of the Pittsburgh Steeler's fifth day of Training Camp.
Take a look at photos of the Pittsburgh Steeler's fourth day of Training Camp.
Take a look at photos of the Pittsburgh Steeler's third day of Training Camp.
Take a look at some photos from the Guinness International Champions Cup match between Manchester City and AC Milan at Heinz Field. Manchester City defeated AC Milan 5-1.
The Steelers are set to practice at Latrobe Memorial Stadium under the lights on Friday night.
Steelers running back Le'Veon Bell talks about partially returning to practice and how his hamstring is healing.
Steelers kicker Shaun Suisham's contract has been extended for four years through the 2018 season.
Craig Wolfley joins Missi Matthews and Bob Labriola to break down the Pittsburgh Steelers' offensive line. Coach Tomlin also comments on Day 5 at Saint Vincent College of 2014 Steelers Training Camp.