|New England Patriots — No. 54|
|Date of Birth: March 12 1990|
|Place of Birth: Lewisburg, Tennessee
|National Football League debut|
|2012 for the New England Patriots|
|Career Highlights and Awards|
|High School: Marshall County High School|
|NFL Draft: 2012 / Round: 1 / Pick: 25|
|Career stats to date|
|Stats at NFL.com|
Dont'a Hightower (born March 12, 1990) is an American football linebacker for the New England Patriots of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football for the University of Alabama, was recognized as an All-American, and was a member of two BCS National Championship teams. Hightower was selected by the Patriots in the first round of the 2012 NFL Draft, and is considered one of the best inside linebackers of his class.
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- NFL Draft - 2012 ILB Draft Prospects. CBSSports.com.