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Dont'a Hightower | Linebacker | #54

Team: New England Patriots
Age / DOB:  (26) / 3/12/1990
Ht / Wt:  6'3' / 265
College: Alabama
Drafted: 2012 / Rd. 1 (25) / NE
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Patriots MLB Dont'a Hightower has been named AFC Defensive Player of the Week for Week 6.
Hightower piled up 13 tackles, 1.5 sacks, and a safety in the win over the Bengals. He dominated in his third game back from a torn meniscus and played all but two defensive snaps after playing just 29-of-63 plays in Week 5. Despite missing 2.5 games, Hightower is Pro Football Focus' No. 4 inside 'backer. Oct 19 - 9:41 AM

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Current Season Stats
YearTacklesSacksInterceptionsFumbMiscKO RetPunt Ret
YearTeamGSoloAstTotalSackYdsYd/SkIntYdsIntTDRecTDFrcdPass DSftyYdsTDYdsTD
2016NE 4716231.5128.0000000110000
Career Stats
YearTacklesSacksInterceptionsFumbMiscKO RetPunt Ret
YearTeamGSoloAstTotalSackYdsYd/SkIntYdsIntTDRecTDFrcdPass DSftyYdsTDYdsTD
2012NE 144317604.0215.3000210300000
2013NE 165542971.099.0000000300000
2014NE 125138896.0498.2000001200000
2015NE 125110613.5267.4000100200000
Game Log
GameTacklesSacksInterceptionsFumbMiscKO RetPunt Ret
WeekDateOppSoloAstTotalSackYdsYd/SkIntYdsIntTDRecTDFrcdPass DSftyYdsTDYdsTD
1Sep 11@ARZ1010.00.0000000000000
4Oct 2BUF3580.00.0000000100000
5Oct 9@CLE0110.00.0000000000000
6Oct 16CIN310131.5128.0000000010000
7Oct 23@PITGame scheduled for 10/23 4:25 PM ET
8Oct 30@BUFGame scheduled for 10/30 1:00 PM ET
10Nov 13SEAGame scheduled for 11/13 8:30 PM ET
11Nov 20@SFGame scheduled for 11/20 4:25 PM ET
12Nov 27@NYJGame scheduled for 11/27 8:30 PM ET
13Dec 4LARGame scheduled for 12/4 1:00 PM ET
14Dec 12BALGame scheduled for 12/12 8:30 PM ET
15Dec 18@DENGame scheduled for 12/18 4:25 PM ET
16Dec 24NYJGame scheduled for 12/24 1:00 PM ET
17Jan 1@MIAGame scheduled for 1/1 1:00 PM ET

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