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Dont'a Hightower

New England Patriots
Linebacker

Ht: 6.3 | Wt: 270

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YearTmGTacklesAssistsDef SacksInterceptInt TDFum RecFum TD
2012NEP1460174.000021
2013NEP1697421.000000
Average:793030011
Total:1575950021

Patriots | Don't'a Hightower ahead of schedule?

Mon, 13 Jul 2015 11:26:15 -0700

New England Patriots LB Dont'a Hightower (shoulder) said he doesn't have a target date for his return, but said he has visited a doctor and could be ahead of schedule in his rehabilitation.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ESPNBoston.com - Joe McDonald

Patriots | Several could be PUP candidates

Wed, 24 Jun 2015 15:12:37 -0700

New England Patriots OT Sebastian Vollmer (shoulder), DE Chandler Jones (hip), LB Jerod Mayo (knee) and LB Dont'a Hightower (shoulder) are all candidates to start training camp on the Physically Unable to Perform list.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ESPNBoston.com - Mike Reiss

Patriots | Dont'a Hightower's option exercised

Wed, 29 Apr 2015 18:32:43 -0700

New England Patriots LB Dont'a Hightower had his option for 2016 exercised Wednesday, April 29. The option is worth $7.751 million, guaranteed for injury currently, but it will become fully guaranteed at the start of the 2016 league year. Hightower's 2015 cap hit is $2,457,637 so a deal is expected between the two sides in order to knock down the cap hit for 2016.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Boston Herald - Jeff Howe

Patriots | Dont'a Hightower rehab going well

Thu, 16 Apr 2015 10:53:21 -0700

New England Patriots LB Dont'a Hightower (shoulder) is doing well in his rehab from surgery in early February on his shoulder, but he's likely to miss training camp this summer with a timetable for recovery around six to seven months. Hightower is hoping that he can be ready for the start of the regular season. "Right now, I'm doing well. The doc likes everything he's seen. I just had my checkup. I'm right on track, if not better," Hightower said. "I'm not sure what I'm going to be able to do as far as OTAs and training camp and all that other stuff goes. But I'm looking forward to being back."

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Boston Herald - Karen Guregian

Patriots | Likely will pick up two fifth-year options

Sun, 12 Apr 2015 06:43:51 -0700

New England Patriots DE Chandler Jones and LB Dont'a Hightower likely will have the fifth-year options in their contracts picked up this offseason.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ESPNBoston.com - Mike Reiss

Patriots | Dont'a Hightower to miss several months

Thu, 26 Mar 2015 16:52:59 -0700

Updating a previous report, New England Patriots LB Dont'a Hightower (shoulder) will miss six to seven months after undergoing surgery on a torn right labrum a month ago. Hightower's availability for the beginning of the regular season could now be in jeopardy.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: The Boston Globe - Ben Volin

Patriots | Dont'a Hightower has surgery

Sun, 22 Feb 2015 04:22:33 -0800

New England Patriots LB Dont'a Hightower (shoulder) underwent surgery to repair a torn labrum and will be sidelined for approximately six or seven months.

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Patriots | Dont'a Hightower expected to have surgery

Mon, 02 Feb 2015 10:34:41 -0800

New England Patriots LB Dont'a Hightower (shoulder) is expected to undergo labrum surgery in the near future.

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Patriots | Dont'a Hightower exits with injury

Sun, 01 Feb 2015 16:38:33 -0800

New England Patriots LB Dont'a Hightower (undisclosed) was being looked at by trainers on the sidelines during the second quarter of Super Bowl XLIX Sunday, Feb. 1.

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Patriots | Friday practice report for Super Bowl

Fri, 30 Jan 2015 15:46:34 -0800

New England Patriots C Bryan Stork (knee) was limited in practice Friday, Jan. 30, and is questionable for the Super Bowl. LB Akeem Ayers (knee), LB Dont'a Hightower (shoulder), DT Chris Jones (elbow), CB Darrelle Revis (non-injury) and DT Sealver Siliga (foot) all were limited in practice and are probable.

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