WATCH: Lions DB Glover Quinn Gets Wobbles Getting Up After Up Ending Tim Hightower

At first it looked like Detroit Lions defensive back Glover Quinn has just made a good play by upending New Orleans Saints running back Tim Hightower. It was a good play, but it ended up being a costly one for the Lions. Quinn's head must have made contact with Hightower's knee while he was running at full speed because when he got up he sure had trouble standing up.Clearly, he got...
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December 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Saints bring back RB Tim Hightower after losing Khiry Robinson

When the news broke that Khiry Robinson would be out for the year with a fractured tibia, it was pretty much expected that the New Orleans Saints would turn their attention to the free agent market.Well, apparently it didn't take long for them to find the right man to fill the void. According to Nick Underhill of The New Orleans Advocate, the team has decided to bring back Tim Hightower...
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November 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Saints Signing Veteran RB Tim Hightower

Evan Woodbery reports that the Saints plan to sign veteran RB Tim Hightower to a contract on Monday following the loss of Khiry Robinson for the season. Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reported that the Saints worked out running backs Trent Richardson and Travaris Cadet on Monday, but it appears as though they preferred to go with someone they’re familiar with. Hightower, 29, signed...
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November 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Saints release Tim Hightower less than 24 hours after re-signing him

It's been a bit of an emotional roller coaster this week for running back Tim Hightower.After the New Orleans Saints chose to release the running back, ending his comeback for the time being, the team apparently changed their mind. On Monday, the Saints brought back Hightower, just two days after the original release.Then came Tuesday. As Josh Alper of Pro Football Talk reports...
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September 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Saints Cut RB Tim Hightower A Day After Re-Signing Him

The New Orleans Saints have released RB Tim Hightower with an injury waiver just a day after they re-signed him to a contract. Both Hightower and G Mike McGlynn were released a few days ago so that the Saints could promote Jones and Opurum from their practice squad. The team elected to bring both players back ... The post Saints Cut RB Tim Hightower A Day After...
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September 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Saints re-sign Hightower, McGlynn

METAIRIE, La. (AP) The New Orleans Saints have brought back veteran running back Tim Hightower and offensive lineman Mike McGlynn, two days after cutting both players while making roster changes for the season opener at Arizona on Sunday. Receiver Seantavius Jones and fullback Toben Opurum, who had been moved from the practice squad to the active roster, have been waived as part...
Via Associated Press
September 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Sean Payton says Tim Hightower had that 'look in his eye'

Running back Tim Hightower is hot on the comeback trail. It's taken three years for Hightower to get back to the NFL, but the New Orleans Saints gave him a chance and he got plenty of work in the preseason opener. As Mike Triplett of ESPN explained, head coach Sean Payton had some positive things to say about the 29-year-old running back. "I liked the look in his eye pregame, and...
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August 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Tim Hightower wants to go out and be a key player for the Saints

Tim Hightower is a name that many football fans probably know, but is also one that we haven't heard much from recently. The reason? Injuries, just like what we've seen happen to so many other players in the NFL. For Hightower, though, it's a different story. He's not only in the process of battling back, he believes that very well may be back, thanks to an opportunity the New Orleans...
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June 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Redskins Tryout 14 Players Including Former RB Tim Hightower

Redskins Tryout 14 Players Including Former RB Tim Hightower The Washington Redskins have made it somewhat of a tradition the last few years to bring players in during the bye-week for tryouts. This year is no different even though the Redskins have a new coach in town as the team brought in 14 players on [...]
November 05, 2014  |  Discuss

NFL Notes: Tim Hightower, Chiefs, Dolphins, Jets, Packers, & Texans

  NFL Former Cardinals and Redskins RB Tim Hightower has been medically cleared and a few teams have recently shown some “curiosity” in him. (John Keim) Chiefs WR Dwayne Bowe left practice early with cramps. (Adam Teicher) The Chiefs were forced to use recently signed OL Ryan Harris at left tackle and J’Marcus Webb at right tackle while some players sat out with injuries...
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July 27, 2014  |  Discuss

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