Originally posted on Steelers Depot  |  Last updated 10/14/11

PITTSBURGH - SEPTEMBER 16: Chris Kemoeatu #68 of the Pittsburgh Steelers looks on during the game against the Buffalo Bills on September 16, 2007 at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The Steelers won 26-3. (Photo by Rick Stewart/Getty Images)
Gerry Dulac tweeted this afternoon that guard Chris Kemoeatu could be out until the week 8 game against the Patriots with his knee problem and source told me tonight that Kemoeatu is indeed suffering from a bad case of gout. Kemoeatu is of Polynesian descent and gout is more common for certain races such as Polynesians according to the source. According to WebMD, gout is a kind of arthritis that can cause an attack of sudden burning pain, stiffness, and swelling in a joint. This is not really new news as Scott Brown reported back in early August that Kemoeatu was dealing with arthritis and bone Read more [...]

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