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Steelers TE Matt Spaeth will miss 8-10 weeks with a Lisfranc foot sprain, according to Gerry Dulac of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.Fantasy Spin:This is horrible news for quarterback Ben Roethlisberger, who is already missing starting tight end Heath Miller (knee). It appears that rookie David Paulson will be the opening day tight end in Pittsburgh.
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The Pittsburgh Steelers added not only one tight end on Thursday to their roster, but two and thus concerns are growing that the injury suffered Wednesday by tight end Matt Spaeth might be serious. While the addition of Nathan Overbay, a virtual unknown undrafted free agent, earlier in the day really didn’t warrant running for [...]
Concerns Growing That Injury Suffered By Steelers...
Trib-Live Report Dejan Kovcevic is reporting that Pittsburgh Steelers’ tight end Matt Spaeth is out for the season with a lisfranc injury to his foot. This type of break is one that occurs in the middle of the foot and typically takes longer to deal with in terms of surgery and rehab.
With no reason to doubt the report, we must go ahead and discuss what the Steelers are facing...
Gerry Dulac of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette now reports that Pittsburgh Steelers tight end Matt Spaeth has Lis Franc sprain and is expected to be out 8-10 weeks. This doesn’t sound like it will end his season like the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reported as being possible, but the Steelers might be forced to use the injured reserve [...]
Report: Steelers TE Matt Spaeth Expected To...
According to the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, Pittsburgh Steelers tight end Matt Spaeth might be done for the season as he might need lisfranc surgery. Spaeth, who the Steelers signed back this offseason following two years away with the Chicago Bears, hurt his foot Wednesday during practice and was examined Thursday back in Pittsburgh. This would be [...]
Report: Steelers TE Matt...
According to Dejan Kovacevic things just got worse for the Pittsburgh Steelers tight ends: Ouch. Unconfirmed, but I’m hearing #Steelers TE Matt Spaeth will have lisfranc surgery that will end season. That’s middle of foot. — Dejan Kovacevic (@Dejan_Kovacevic) August 9, 2013 Spaeth was signed during the off-season by the Steelers, who originally drafted him in 2007. He was supposed...
Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin was asked if he had an update on injured tight end Matt Spaeth following the loss to the New York Giants in the preseason opener and he admitted he has had his surgery. “I do not,” said Tomlin. “I know that he got his surgery performed. We’ve talked about [...]
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According to Gerry Dulac of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Steelers tight end Matt Spaeth will be out for the next 8-10 weeks with a Lisfranc sprain.
This is probably why they just claimed Michael Palmer off of waivers.
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Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin was asked today if he had any updates on tight end Matt Spaeth who’s dealing with a Lisfranc injury.
I do not. I know that he got a surgery performed. We’ve talked about potential timetables of his return but I haven’t been privy to that in the last 24 hours. I’ve been focused solely on the game. I’ll get that updated tomorrow and be able...
Entering training camp, there were already questions surrounding
the availability of Pittsburgh Steelers starting tight end Heath Miller, as he
continues to recover from ACL surgery that ended his 2012 season. As such, the
team was already thin at the tight end position. Pittsburgh’s depth will be
tested even more, as The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette is reporting that Matt Spaeth
Now that it looks like Pittsburgh Steelers tight end Matt Spaeth will be lost for the season with due to a Lisfranc injury, the tight end position really got a lot thinner than it already was. There’s still some hope in my eyes, however. I wrote recently about how I expect offensive coordinator Todd Haley [...]
Steelers FB Will Johnson Could Play An Even Bigger Role Now On Offense...
Season 4, Episode 6 of The Terrible Podcast is up and co-host David Todd and discuss the details of the press conference that Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin had on Thursday. We move on to talk about the recent injuries suffered by Plaxico Burress and tight end Matt Spaeth and how they affect the [...]
The Terrible Podcast – Talking Burress And Spaeth Injuries, TE Depth...
The following players will not be playing tonight against the Giants: RB Le’Veon Bell (knee) CB Curtis Brown (ankle) CB Terry Hawthorne (knee) CB Cortez Allen (knee) CB DeMarcus Van **** (hamstring) WR Plaxico Burress (shoulder) TE Matt Spaeth (foot) S Ross Ventrone (unknown) DE Nick Williams (knee) TE Heath Miller (knee) TE David Johnson (knee) LB Sean Spence (knee)
With Plaxico Burress and Matt Spaeth now injured and gone, six Steelers must be found this preseason. Here's the guide to Saturday's opener: