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Dont'a Hightower set for first Super Bowl

PHOENIX | Dont'a Hightower hasn't had much time for reflection lately
Birmingham News Jan 29, 2015
Nick Saban, Bill Belichick 'are 2 peas in a pod,' Dont'a Hightower says

Nick Saban, Bill Belichick 'are 2 peas in a pod,' Dont'a Hightower says

Linebacker Dont'a Hightower is in his third season playing for coach Bill Belichick with the New England Patriots. That followed four seasons playing for coach Nick Saban with the Alabama Crimson Tide. Under Saban, Hightower was a member of the 2009 and 2011 BCS national championship teams. Under Belichick, Hightower will try to become a Super Bowl winner, too.
Birmingham News Jan 18, 2015
NFL Playoffs 2015: Dont'a Hightower one win from Super Bowl for third straight season

NFL Playoffs 2015: Dont'a Hightower one win from Super Bowl for third straight season

In New England linebacker Dont'a Hightower's three seasons in the NFL, the Patriots have gone to the AFC Championship Game annually. In 2012 and 2013, New England lost one game short of the Super Bowl. On Sunday, Hightower and the Patriots will try again when they face the Indianapolis Colts for the AFC title and a spot in Super Bowl XLIX.
Birmingham News Jan 9, 2015
NFL Playoffs 2015: C.J. Mosley, Dont'a Hightower keep linebacker tradition going from Alabama to pros

NFL Playoffs 2015: C.J. Mosley, Dont'a Hightower keep linebacker tradition going from Alabama to pros

Alabama linebackers who were first-round NFL Draft picks will be on opposite sidelines in the NFL playoffs when the Baltimore Ravens visit the New England Patriots on Sunday. If the regular season is any indication, Baltimore's C.J. Mosley and New England's Dont'a Hightower figure to be in the middle of things when the Ravens visit the Patriots at 3:35 p.m. CST Saturday for an AFC semifinal game.
Birmingham News Jan 6, 2015

NFL Playoffs 2015: Dont'a Hightower pushing aside injury for New England Patriots

New England linebacker Dont'a Hightower has a sore right shoulder, he missed the final game of the regular season and he's listed as questionable on the NFL injury report. What are the chances the former Alabama standout will be on the field when the Patriots host the Baltimore Ravens on Saturday in the NFL playoffs?

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