Chiefs Think McCluster May Have MRSA


That ankle injury attributed to Chiefs receiver Dexter McCluster isn’t a sprain or a bruise or any other traditional ankle injury.

As explained by Randy Covitz of the Kansas City Star, McCluster has a cut on his ankle that became infected. And now the Chiefs are concerned that the infection could involve a type of bacteria that resists antibiotic treatment.

“I know the big question is, ‘Does he have MRSA?’ but we don’t know that because we don’t have all the cultures back,” trainer Rick Burkholder said Friday.

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