Originally posted on The Other Paper  |  Last updated 8/7/12
HBO's "Hard Knocks" might have thought the Miami Dolphins were the right team to showcase on the summer series about an NFL training camp, but it has been revealed that one of the show's anticipated stars, new head coach Joe Philbin, might be camera-shy.Philbin said he has a history of skin cancer and is concerned that appearances on the series will show him with an embarrassingly swollen face. The first year head coach said it is caused by not paying attention to the dosage for the cream he uses to treat it. "I must have put on too much," said Philbin. "The thing swelled up. It looked like I got hit with five left-hooks right in my forehead," he told reporters last week. "The point of the story is that I had to do a an HBO interview, so I've got this hat, I can't even put on it on. . . I've got this big scab hanging off my lip. So it's on the thing." You would think media-hog Chad "Ochocinco" Johnson (an off-season Dolphins pick-up) would be the center of the producer's atten...
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