Hightower staying with Patriots
The Patriots and ILB Dont'a Hightower will be together for a little while longer. Hightower and the team agreed on a deal Wednesday worth a reported 4 years, $43.5M, $19M guaranteed. The deal was first reported by ESPN's Adam Schefter while the terms were reported by the NFL Network's Ian Rapoport.
Dont'a Hightower is returning to the New England Patriots, sources tell ESPN. New England's off-season rolls on.— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) March 15, 2017
Hightower had made visits to the Jets and Steelers over the past few days.