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CHRIS KEMOEATU RUMORS

Former NFL Player Quit Football to Donate Kidney

We need these feel-good stories every once in a while. Former defensive tackle Ma’ake Kemoeatu, who played nine seasons in the NFL with three teams, held a press conference with his brother and another former NFL player Chris Kemoeatu. It wasn’t your run-of-the-mill press conference either. Chris & Ma'ake Kemoeatu laugh with @UMMC Dr. Matthew Weir. Ma'ake donated...
Via Sportsnaut
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Ravens player retired to give his ex-Steelers brother his kidney

Ravens defensive lineman Ma’ake Kemoeatu decided to retire in 2012 from the NFL to donate his kidney to his brother, former Steelers lineman Chris Kemoeatu who has been experiencing kidney pain for years. When Chris was in eighth grade, he started having kidney pain. Over the years, as he grew into a 6-foot-3, 385-pound lineman for Utah and go on to win two Super Bowls with the...
Via Pro Football Zone
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Former Steelers G Chris Kemoeatu Gets New Kidney From Older Brother

Former Pittsburgh Steelers guard Chris Kemoeatu now has a new kidney thanks to his older brother, former Baltimore Ravens nose tackle Ma’ake Kemoeatu. According to reports, the procedure was performed last month at the University of Maryland Surgical Center in Baltimore and a Wednesday afternoon press conference is scheduled with the doctors and the two […] Former Steelers G...
Via Steelers Depot
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Steelers move to cut Chris Kemoeatu has been a disaster in 2012

The Pittsburgh Steelers made a tough decision in the offseason to cut longtime offensive guard Chris Kemoeatu, but it may have been the worst decision made in the offseason thus far. The Steelers have decided to go with the youth movement in drafting offensive guard David DeCastro and offensive tackle Mike Adams in the 2012 draft. Mike Adams was supposed to eventually replace offensive...
Via The Penalty Flag
December 12, 2012  |  Discuss

Steelers To Release Chris Kemoeatu

The releases keep coming and none of them are a surprise as a few the Pittsburgh Steelers offensive linemen are reporting that guard Chris Kemoeatu has been informed of his release. Kemoeatu has played 7 seasons with the Steelers since being drafted in the 6th round of the 2005 NFL draft. He scheduled to count $5,261,666.00 million against the 2012 salary cap and was under contract...
Via Steelers Depot
March 01, 2012  |  Discuss

An Old Face Could Give The Steelers Offensive Line A New Lease Of Life

By Cian Fahey After Alan Faneca left the Pittsburgh Steelers in 2008, the Steelers looked to the then 25-year-old Chris Kemoeatu to become his replacement. After a fine first year in the starting line-up, Kemoeatu received a five year deal worth $20 million. Skip ahead to the 2012 off-season and Kemoeatu's status as a Steelers starter is gone while his position on the roster...
Via Steelers Depot
February 26, 2012  |  Discuss

Chris Kemoeatu Named a Pro Bowl Alternate. Now Ike Taylor Has Beef

Chris Kemoeatu was named a third alternate at guard for the 2012 Pro Bowl.  This just shows that they might as well just let the fans vote because the players are just as bad.  Chris Kemoeatu does not even start for his own team.  He was benched and only gets in when other guys get hurt.  For a player or coach to vote him good enough to be an alternate is just pathetic. If Ike...
Via Bleed Black & Gold
December 29, 2011  |  Discuss

Steelers bench G Kemoeatu in favor of Legursky

The Pittsburgh Steelers have benched veteran guard Chris Kemoeatu in favor of Doug Legursky. Kemoeatu told the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette about the demotion, which will take effect starting with Sunday's game against the Kansas City Chiefs. "They kind of talked to me about it today," the 28-year-old Kemoeatu said. "I haven't been playing well enough, I guess...
Via Pro Sports Daily
November 25, 2011  |  Discuss

Steelers Kemoeatu Fined $25k by NFL

Steelers Guard Chris Kemoeatu was fined $25,000 by the NFL this week.  It was for two separate incidents in last Sunday’s game vs. the Cardinals.  He was fined $15k for a late hit and $10k for a hands to the face call.  Both plays were penalized and both plays were stupid and hurt the Steelers in the game.  I am normally against the fines but Kemo is a dope when it comes to...
Via Bleed Black & Gold
October 27, 2011  |  Discuss

Steelers G Chris Kemoeatu Fined $25K For Two Personal Foul Penalties

Steelers left guard Chris Kemoeatu said today that he has been fined $25,000 for two personal foul penalties against the Cardinals this past Sunday. One was an illegal hands to face fine and the second was for a late hit. Both of those incidents came on the Steelers second possession this past week and extremely hurt the drive. Mike Tomlin said on Tuesday that he planned to encourage...
Via Steelers Depot
October 26, 2011  |  Discuss
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