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

Hightower had made visits to the Jets and Steelers over the past few days.