Originally posted on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 11/5/11

TAMPA, FL - SEPTEMBER 12: Running back Peyton Hillis of the Cleveland Browns runs the ball against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers during the NFL season opener game at Raymond James Stadium on September 12, 2010 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by J. Meric/Getty Images)
Cleveland Browns running back Peyton Hillis has been ruled out for Sunday's game against the Houston Texans.

Hillis was downgraded Saturday, a day after reaggravating a nagging hamstring injury during practice. A visibly upset Hillis slammed his helmet on the ground after he came up hobbling at the end of a play.

An MRI taken shortly after revealed a significant strain of the hamstring, meaning he could be out for the next several weeks.

Chris Ogbonnaya will take over as the primary tailback against the Texans.

The 25-year-old has 17 carries for 58 yards and 10 receptions for 67 yards in four games this season.
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