Report: Matt Spaeth out 8-10 weeks

Updated: August 9, 2013, 10:11 PM ET
By Jamison Hensley | ESPN.com

Pittsburgh Steelers tight end Matt Spaeth is expected to miss eight to 10 weeks with a foot injury, The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reported Friday.

The Steelers signed Spaeth this offseason in hopes he would fill in for Heath Miller, who is on the physically unable to perform list with a knee injury. Spaeth was carted off the field Wednesday and was diagnosed Friday with a lisfranc sprain, a dislocation of a bone in the middle of the foot.

Without Miller and Spaeth, the only ...

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