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Don't Hate The Player

Thursday, February 11, 2010 16:08 GMT

ASPERMONT, Texas (Wireless Flash - FlashNews) – Don’t hate the player, especially if she’s not playing the game.

Despite being attacked for playing dirty on The Biggest Loser: Couples, Melissa Morgan assures her quest to be healthy outweighed her desire to win, even though she got into several fights with trainer Jillian Michaels who accused her of fixing weigh-ins in order to get ahead.

The 39-year-old attorney, who was booted from the show this past Tuesday (Feb. 11) says, “I’m not playing a game. I’m really struggling here. The scale is not the be all and end all.”

After consulting the show’s physician, Morgan claims it was her menstrual cycle plus muscle mass that made her weigh-ins so loopy.

Though she took her argument with Michaels “very personally,” admitting it “broke my heart,” she’s trying to not hold a grudge because that’s something her old “fat girl” self would do.

The Biggest Loser airs Tuesdays on NBC.