Peyton Hillis: Chiefs Announce Signing of Former Browns RB

Zachary D. RymerMLB Lead WriterMarch 14, 2012

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - SEPTEMBER 18:  Peyton Hillis #40 of the Cleveland Browns carries the ball against the Indianapolis Colts at Lucas Oil Stadium on September 18, 2011 in Indianapolis, Indiana.  (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)
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The Kansas City Chiefs have agreed to terms with former Cleveland Browns running back Peyton Hillis, according to NFL reporter, Adam Caplan.

Caplan reported the news on Twitter:

Chiefs announced they have agreed to terms on a contract with FB/RB Peyton Hillis.

— Adam Caplan (@caplannfl) March 14, 2012

Hillis is coming off a season in which he rushed for 587 yards in 10 games. He rushed for over 1,100 yards in 2010, and was eventually chosen to be on the cover of Madden NFL 12.

Hillis will team with Jamaal Charles to create a dynamic rushing duo.