Dont’a Hightower


Recapping The Steelers Biggest 2017 Offseason Storylines

There have been quite a few major storylines for the Pittsburgh Steelers since they lost to the New England Patriots in the AFC Championship game and with the team’s 2017 offseason practices now completed, and the start of training camp a good five weeks away, it’s as good a time…


Bryan: 2017 Pre-Draft Final Thoughts

We still have a few hours remaining until the 2017 NFL Draft gets underway in Philadelphia and with that, I have a few final thoughts roaming around inside my head to pass along to all of you. Most are related to the Pittsburgh Steelers while others are just generic in…


Redskins Sign LB Zach Brown To One-Year Contract

We might never know if the Pittsburgh Steelers had any interest in signing linebacker Zach Brown to a free agent contract. What we do know, however, is that Brown will play with the Washington Redskins in 2017. Brown, who registered 149 tackles, four sacks, one interception, four passes defensed and…


Report: Steelers Offered Hightower Over $9 Million Per Season

The Pittsburgh Steelers failed to sign linebacker Dont’a Hightower over a week ago as he ultimately decided to re-sign with the New England Patriots. While we now know the financials related to the deal that Hightower ultimately signed to stay in New England there’s now a report as to what…



Breakdown Of Contract LB Dont’a Hightower Spurned Steelers For

The Pittsburgh Steelers failed to sign linebacker Dont’a Hightower this past week following his free agent visit as he ultimately decided to re-sign with the New England Patriots. Even though Hightower chose to return to the Patriots, I thought you might be interested to see the details of the contract…


The Terrible Podcast – Talking Steelers Losing Out On Hightower, Revis Possibilities, Free Agency Moves & More

Season 7, Episode 91 of The Terrible Podcast is now up and in this Friday show, David Todd and I get right to talking about linebacker Dont’a Hightower re-signing with the New England Patriots after visiting with the Pittsburgh Steelers earlier in the week. We go over Hightower’s real contract numbers and what the New York…


Schefter: Dont’a Hightower To Re-Sign With Patriots

Despite a lengthy visit with the Pittsburgh Steelers, Dont’a Hightower is reportedly going back home and re-signing with the New England Patriots. 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 The New York Jets…



Steelers’ Stipulation For Hightower Serves Two Purposes

It took them several days to do it, but the Pittsburgh Steelers yesterday did finally host a couple of players in free agency that could have, if signed, become starters for their team. This is basically what almost every fan of the team has been waiting for after several days…


Report: Hightower Leaves Meeting With Steelers Unsigned; Ultimatum Given

After a long visit with the Pittsburgh Steelers on Tuesday, free agent linebacker Dont’a Hightower has reportedly left the team’s facility without signing a contract, according to Ray Fittipaldo of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. Hightower left without signing a contract. Patriots remain interested. He visited the Jets yesterday. — Ray Fittipaldo…


Steelers Host Free Agents Hightower, House For Visits On Tuesday

As expected, the Pittsburgh Steelers are entertaining two more free agents on Tuesday at the UPMC Rooney Sports Complex as linebacker Dont’a Hightower and cornerback Davon House are now confirmed visitors. 2 UFAs visiting the @Steelers today: CB Davin House and ILB Dont’a Hightower. — Bob Labriola (@BobLabriola) March 14,…



Schefter: LB Dont’a Hightower To Visit Steelers

The Pittsburgh Steelers are set to have their second free agent visit of the offseason and it’s a name most of us didn’t expect to see. Linebacker Dont’a Hightower is slated to visit with the team in the near future, per ESPNs Adam Schefter. After visiting the NY Jets, Patriots…