Steelers Guard Kemoeatu Fined $25K For Separate Penalties

Thursday October 27th, 2011

Pittsburgh Steelers guard Chris Kemoeatu was reportedly fined $25,000 by the NFL today for a pair of fouls in Sunday’s game against the Arizona Cardinals, according to the Pittsburgh Post Gazzette.

Kemoeatu told the paper that he was fined $15,000 for a late hit and $10,000 for a hands-to-the face penalty. The 28-year-old is in his seventh season with the Steelers. The former University of Utah alumni was drafted by Pittsburgh in the sixth round of the 2005 NFL draft after earning All-American status his senior season.

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