Peyton Hillis RUMORS & NEWS

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    Jordan Raanan @JordanRaanan

    Of Peyton Hillis' 2-year, $1.8 million deal, the #giants only guaranteed him $100K. Obviously will have to earn his spot on roster.

  • Peyton Hillis to re-sign with the Giants

    New York Daily News "Peyton Hillis, who helped bail the Giants out of a running back jam last season, will return to the team and sign a two-year deal on Tuesday, the Daily News has learned. The 28-year-old Hillis was enroute to New Jersey on Monday night, according to an NFL source, and is expected to sign the..." March 11

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    Paul Schwartz @NYPost_Schwartz

    Peyton Hillis also projected to go limited today so he and Andre Brown cleared of concussions. #nyg

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    Ralph Vacchiano @RVacchianoNYDN

    Peyton Hillis is now officially starting at RB for Brandon Jacobs. And Trumaine McBride starts at CB for Corey Webster. #NYG

  • Peyton Hillis reviving NFL career with Giants

    New York Post "It was hard enough for Peyton Hillis to believe he went from being idle one week to the Giants’ starting running back and the main bell cow on football’s primetime stage the next. And he’s liable to get even more work on Sunday in Philadelphia, with Brandon Jacobs listed as doubtful for the NFC..." October 26

  • Peyton Hillis hits ground running with touchdown in first game

    New York Daily News "Just call him Roy Hobbs. Peyton Hillis likened his comeback Monday night in which he scored a third-quarter 1-yard touchdown to give the Giants a 10-point lead to that of the main character of “The Natural” after everything he’s been through the last few years. Hillis finished with just 36..." October 22

  • Peyton Hillis might play bigger role with Brandon Jacobs injury

    CBSSports.com "With the Giants running game in shambles due mostly to injuries the team signed retread Peyton Hillis this week in the hope that he could give Brandon Jacobs a little bit of rest here and there. Turns out that Hillis might have an even bigger role than originally anticipated for Monday because..." October 20

  • Newest Giant Peyton Hillis is 'humbled' by fall from grace

    Newark Star-Ledger "It has been an epic fall from grace for newest Giant Peyton Hillis. He has gone from 1000-yard rusher to Madden cover boy to an open tryout for unemployed running backs in three short years. In 2010 Hillis rushed for 1177 yards and 11 touchdowns for the Browns including 184 yards against the..." October 18

  • The ‘Madden’ curse is still haunting Peyton Hillis’ career

    USA Today "Peyton Hillis … SMH. Ever since Hillis graced the cover of “Madden 12″ just two years ago his career has been an unmitigated disaster reaching a low point Saturday when the Tampa Bay Buccaneers released Hillis without him even playing a down this season. You’ll recall that Hillis burst onto..." September 22

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    Jason La Canfora @JasonLaCanfora

    The Bucs are releasing RB Peyton Hillis

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    Adam Schefter @AdamSchefter

    Despite injuring his knee Thurs Bucs RB Peyton Hillis not expected to miss much time maybe "a couple of days" per source.

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    Rick Stroud @NFLSTROUD

    Bucs RB Peyton Hillis suffered a hyper-extended left knee Thursday vs. Ravens. The injury is not believed to be season-ending.

  • Peyton Hillis signs 1-year deal with Bucs

    Tampa Bay Times "Running back Peyton Hillis, who went from featured back three years ago to still jobless on the eve of training camp, has signed a one-year deal to join the Bucs. Hillis and other players were put through a workout by the club earlier today. Most, it appears, the club opted not to sign. Hillis,..." July 23

  • Source: Peyton Hillis to Work Out for Buccaneers

    Sports Talk Florida "In the wake of Eric Wright’s failed trade with the 49ers and subsequent release, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers will bring in running back/fullback Peyton Hillis for a tryout. According to a source, Hillis is scheduled to work out for the team Tuesday and is among several free agents the Bucs plan to..." July 22