TribLIVE

| Sports


 
Larger text Larger text Smaller text Smaller text | Order Photo Reprints

Kemoeatu's knee better one day after injuring it

Steelers/NFL Videos

Saturday, Sept. 25, 2010
 

» Starting left guard Chris Kemoeatu said his knee felt better Friday than it did Thursday, when a teammate fell on it at practice. "I'm feeling good, and I didn't think it was going to feel as good as it did,'' Kemoeatu said.

» Left tackle Max Starks and QB Byron Leftwich were full participants yesterday. Starks will start against Tampa Bay after missing last week's game because of a sprained ankle. Leftwich, who missed the first two games with a knee injury, will serve as Charlie Batch's backup against the Buccaneers. Hines Ward, who was limited Thursday with a calf injury, was also full participant.

» Antwaan Randle-El said offensive players are concerned but trying not to make a big deal about scoring only one touchdown in the first nine quarters. "We know where we are as an offense," said Randle El, who will serve as the emergency quarterback against the Buccaneers. "There's no stress. At 0-2, there might be a little stress." As for the offense concentrating on Tampa Bay rookie starting free safety Cody Grimm, the son of former Steelers assistant and Hall of Fame offensive lineman Russ Grimm, Randle-El said, "We don't know if we'll attack him, but he'll get his work."

 

 

 
 


Show commenting policy

Most-Read Steelers

  1. Veteran tight end Miller’s blocking skill crucial to success to Steelers running game
  2. Steelers must be creative in providing snaps for linebackers
  3. Steelers notebook: Chiefs pass rush to test Steelers
  4. QB Smith is chief concern for Steelers’ defense
  5. Steelers, young and old, thirst for opportunity to reach the postseason
  6. Steelers notebook: Brown leads WRs in Pro Bowl voting, Bell 2nd at RB
  7. Steelers lookahead: Chiefs’ Charles injured but remains dangerous threat
  8. Injury-thinned Steelers linebackers corps stands tall in win over Falcons
  9. Steelers Film Session: Falcons find way to limit Bell’s production
  10. Steelers offense finding an unprecedented balance when it counts
  11. Red-zone defense helps Steelers hang on against Falcons
Subscribe today! Click here for our subscription offers.