Found May 14, 2012 on Players View:

WASHINGTON D.C.—The Redskins have decided to give RB Tim Hightower another look after his 2011 season was cut short. He started five games before tearing his ACL.

The Skins spent the off-season loading up on aerial weapons for the new face of their franchise Robert Griffin III, but they did not make an impact splash for him in the backfield.

To read this story and watch a video of Hightower discussing his new workout regimen, please click the link below.


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