|Alabama's Steele to have surgery on knee again|
|Written by Admin|
|Wednesday, 22 August 2007 11:42|
Steele, who had arthroscopic surgery on both knees in April, will be operated on by Drs. Lyle Cain and James Andrews in Birmingham. It is a follow-up procedure to the earlier operation for the senior.
``My first concern is Ron Steele and my hope is that he will be 100 percent at some point in the near future,'' Gottfried said. ``It's disappointing yet at the same time encouraging that hopefully this will give him a conclusion to this process.''
A preseason All-American last year, Steele's statistics dropped off considerably and he missed six games with the knee problems.