Posted November 03, 2011 on AP on Fox
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Browns running back Peyton Hillis has re-injured his left hamstring, the latest twist in his drama-filled season. Hillis, who has missed Cleveland's past two games with the injury, pulled up following a running play in practice on Friday. He fired the ball to the ground and then flung his helmet in frustration before being escorted back to the team's facility by a trainer. Hillis had only returned to practice Thursday for the first time since last week. The Browns (3-4) had hoped he would be back for this Sunday's game at Houston, but it appears Hillis will have to sit it out. Coach Pat Shurmur will have an update following practice. Hillis' second season in Cleveland has been a disaster. He has been involved in a contract squabble with the club, missed a game earlier this season with strep throat, and this week failed to show up at a Halloween party for kids, an absence he blamed on a miscommunication with his management team. With Hillis and his backup, Montar...
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