Every Newcastle Knights' fans heart sank when Mitchell Pearce hobbled off the field in agony clutching at his chest during Saturday night's win against the Tigers.
Unfortunately their worst fears were confirmed when the Knights announced Pearce had torn his pectoral muscle and will miss the next four months of football, effectively ruling him out for the rest of the season.
Or so we think?
Pearce joined Triple M's sister station in Newcastle, KO.FM, where he revealed some interesting and surprising details about his injury to breakfast hosts Tanya and Steve.
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