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Dont'a Hightower | Linebacker

Team: New England Patriots
Age / DOB:  (24) / 3/12/1990
Ht / Wt:  6'3' / 270
College: Alabama
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ESPN Boston expects the Patriots to remove OLB Dont'a Hightower in all sub-packages this season.
Hightower was one of the worst cover linebackers in the league last year, so the Patriots are limiting him to more of a two-down role. Jamie Collins projects to get the majority of snaps opposite Jerod Mayo in nickel packages. Apr 18 - 7:57 PM
Source: ESPN Boston

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Current Season Stats
YearTacklesSacksInterceptionsFumbMiscKO RetPunt Ret
YearTeamGSoloAstTotalSackYdsYd/SkIntYdsIntTDRecTDFrcdPass DSftyYdsTDYdsTD
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Career Stats
YearTacklesSacksInterceptionsFumbMiscKO RetPunt Ret
YearTeamGSoloAstTotalSackYdsYd/SkIntYdsIntTDRecTDFrcdPass DSftyYdsTDYdsTD
2012NE 144317604.0215.3000210300000
2013NE 165542971.099.0000000300000
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