Steelers place Miller, Taylor, Batch on I.R.

Posted Dec. 26, 2012 @ 11:51 a.m.
Posted By PFW staff

The Steelers placed TE Heath Miller, CB Ike Taylor and RB Baron Batch on injured reserve.

To fill the roster spots, Pittsburgh added TE Jamie McCoy, S Damon Cromartie-Smith and LB Marshall McFadden. All three spent time on the Steelers’ practice squad this season.

Miller led the team with 71 receptions this season and tied for the team lead with eight touchdown catches. He tore the ACL in his right knee in Week 16.

Taylor had not played since Week 13 after injuring his right ankle. He had 35 tackles and one interception this season.

Batch broke his arm in Week 16. He had 25 carries for 49 yards and one touchdown this season while appearing in 12 games.