clock menu more-arrow no yes mobile

Filed under:

NFL Playoffs 2012, Steelers Vs. Broncos: Pittsburgh Adds RB Chad Spann To Active Roster

The Pittsburgh Steelers were down a running back with the loss of Rashard Mendenhall to a torn ACL during Sunday's game against the Cleveland Browns. While Isaac Redman is going to stat and John Clay is his backup, the Steelers still need a bit more depth at the position. On Wednesday morning, the team announced that linebacker Chris Carter was placed on injured reserve and that undrafted rookie free agent Chad Spann was promoted from the practice squad.

More: Rashard Mendenhall Injury

With the addition of Spann to the roster, this would appear to be a clear indication that Mewelde Moore will be unable to play due to his knee injury.

For updates, stay tuned to SB Nation Denver. For more in-depth coverage of this matchup, head to Broncos blog Mile High Report and Steelers blog Behind the Steel Curtain. For more news and notes from around the NFL, visit SB Nation's NFL news hub.