The Steelers have placed Robert Spillane on the reserve/injured list and activated Ulysees Gilbert III.

By: KDKA-TV News Staff

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – The Steelers announced on Saturday that they have officially placed linebacker Robert Spillane on the reserve/injured list.

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Spillane left the game against the Washington Football Team with an apparent knee injury.

In coordinating moves, the Steelers activated linebacker Ulysees Gilbert III to the 53-man roster.

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They also have elevated linebacker Tegray Scales to the active/inactive roster from the practice squad.

Gilbert has played in two games this season but was put on the reserve/injured list on November 4 with a back injury.

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The Steelers will take on the Buffalo Bills on Sunday night at 8:20 at Bills Stadium.