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Peyton Hillis could be a victim of bad advice. His agent Kennard McGuire of all people advised him not to play when the Cleveland Browns played the Miami Dolphins.  Hillis was suffering from a sore throat at the time. Really, throughout the history of sports players sick and injured have played the game. The team counts on its players to  show up and make an effort.  Just one week later another Browns player, Alex Mack played the entire game suffering a appendicitis attack against the Tennessee Titans, Mack would have emergency surgery the next day. Peyton Hillis showed up at the Browns Stadium Sunday morning September 25th I assume ready to make an effort against Miami. There has been plenty of chatter due to the fact Hillis left the Stadium 2 hours before the opening kick off. Yesterday Hillis’s agent reportedly told the A.P. it was him that told Hillis not to play. McGuire said he didn’t want Hillis to risk injury if he wasn’t 100%, McGuire also goes on to say, Hillis could have ...
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