Dont'a Hightower

Dont'a Hightower

Height/Weight: 6' 3"/260 lbs
Born: Lewisburg, Tennessee
College: Alabama
Draft: 2012 1st round (25th pick) by the
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    Patriots LB Anfernee Jennings Preparing for 'Prove-It' Season

    After looking a step slow [and perhaps a bit long-in-the-tooth, at times] last season, the New England Patriots are ready to get faster on defense in 2022. Particularly at linebacker. Though the Pats headed into both free agency and the 2022 NFL Draft with clear need along the depth chart, the team chose not to prominently address the position.

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    Former Patriots exec compares Tua Tagovailoa’s arm to Tom Brady’s

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