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Old 08-10-2010, 08:21 PM   #1
Donald Lee
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Default Cushing Blames Overtraining

http://sports.espn.go.com/nfl/traini...ory?id=5449113

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The Houston Texans asked the NFL to reduce or rescind the four-game suspension given to star linebacker Brian Cushing on Monday, saying he has a unique medical condition stemming from something called overtrained athlete syndrome.

Cushing described the condition after Monday morning's practice. He said the syndrome can trigger hormonal spikes after breaks in training, explaining why he would have tested positive for a fertility drug last September -- a drug he said he never took.
This is a pretty laughable excuse. It's much more laughable than Manny Ramirez' fertiligy drug excuse.
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