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Al.com
NFL Draft by the numbers: SEC leads in picks for 10th straight yearE.J. Junior, Thomas Boyd and Robbie Jones were selected. In the current streak,
NFL Draft by the numbers: SEC leads in picks for 10th straight year
Al.com / Posted 12 hours ago
E.J. Junior, Thomas Boyd and Robbie Jones were selected. In the current streak, in addition to Ragland, Courtney Upshaw, Dont'a Hightower, Nico Johnson, C.J. Mosley and Xzavier Dickson have been drafted. 5 Ole Miss players were picked in the... Read more
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Boston Herald
Patriots draft CB Cyrus Jones, trade 61st pickAlabama coach Nick Saban is well-documented going back to Saban's days at LSU.
Patriots draft CB Cyrus Jones, trade 61st pick
Boston Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Alabama coach Nick Saban is well-documented going back to Saban's days at LSU. Belichick has also drafted former Saban players Xzavier Dickson, Dont'a Hightower, Brandon Deaderick from Alabama and Jarvis Green, Rohan Davey and Marquise Hill from... Read more
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Boston Globe
Assessing the Patriots roster, position by positionThis is another area that likely will be addressed with the bounty of late-roun
Assessing the Patriots roster, position by position
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
This is another area that likely will be addressed with the bounty of late-round picks. The Patriots need to lock up Dont'a Hightower (54) and Jamie Collins (91) with new contracts.Cornerback E.J. Biggers (2017), Malcolm Butler (2017),... Read more
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CBS Sports
Think you can figure out which school is the Real Linebacker U?linebackers go deeper into their NFL careers. Among the productive Alabama play
Think you can figure out which school is the Real Linebacker U?
CBS Sports / Posted 6 days ago
linebackers go deeper into their NFL careers. Among the productive Alabama players to regularly play linebacker in the NFL: Dont'a Hightower, C.J. Mosley, Courtney Upshaw, Rolando McClain, DeMeco Ryans and Jarrett Johnson. Alabama edged Ohio State,... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Rival Exec: 'The Patriots Should Get Those Picks Back'Jerod Mayo, Julian Edelman, Devin McCourty, Rob Gronkowski, Aaron Hernandez, Na
Rival Exec: 'The Patriots Should Get Those Picks Back'
Bleacher Report / Posted 6 days ago
Jerod Mayo, Julian Edelman, Devin McCourty, Rob Gronkowski, Aaron Hernandez, Nate Solder, Shane Vereen, Chandler Jones, Dont'a Hightower, Jamie Collins, Logan Ryan, LeGarrette Blount, Dominique Easley, and Malcom Brown, plus other prospects that... Read more
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Al.com
NFL Draft by the numbers: SEC could produce first pick at 4 positionsKrauss, Wayne Hamilton, E.J. Junior, Thomas Boyd and Robbie Jones were selected
NFL Draft by the numbers: SEC could produce first pick at 4 positions
Al.com / Posted 6 days ago
Krauss, Wayne Hamilton, E.J. Junior, Thomas Boyd and Robbie Jones were selected. In the current streak, Courtney Upshaw, Dont'a Hightower, Nico Johnson, C.J. Mosley and Xzavier Dickson have been drafted. 7 SEC players have been the first... Read more
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ESPN
Barnwell: Patriots primed to 'survive' Brady suspensionEven without Brady, they have a defense that was above-average by DVOA last yea
Barnwell: Patriots primed to 'survive' Brady suspension
ESPN / Posted 7 days ago
Even without Brady, they have a defense that was above-average by DVOA last year despite losing stars like Jamie Collins, Dont'a Hightower and Devin McCourty for parts of the season with injuries. And barring an offseason injury, New England's... Read more
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Al.com
NFL Draft by the numbers: Alabama streaks into first roundand Mark Ingram. The Crimson Tide duplicated that feat in 2012 with Trent Richa
NFL Draft by the numbers: Alabama streaks into first round
Al.com / Posted 7 days ago
and Mark Ingram. The Crimson Tide duplicated that feat in 2012 with Trent Richardson, Mark Barron, Dre Kirkpatrick and Dont'a Hightower. Alabama has five players that are considered first-round possibilities this year – Derrick Henry, Ryan... Read more
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ESPN
Patriots could find long-term solutions in draft at running back, cornerbackrestricted free agent, making it easier for the team to retain him). Some also
Patriots could find long-term solutions in draft at running back, cornerback
ESPN / Posted 12 days ago
restricted free agent, making it easier for the team to retain him). Some also put linebacker into the mix, as Collins and Dont'a Hightower are in contract years, although one would think they rank highly when it comes to prioritizing contract... Read more
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Boston Herald
New Patriots LB Shea McClellin took the winding road to Foxborohis team needed an upgrade on defense and was aggressive in the first round, tr
New Patriots LB Shea McClellin took the winding road to Foxboro
Boston Herald / Posted 19 days ago
his team needed an upgrade on defense and was aggressive in the first round, trading up to select DE Chandler Jones and LB Dont'a Hightower. The two helped propel the Patriots to the Super Bowl XLIX Championship, and both have launched impressive... Read more
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Boston Herald
Shea McClellin took the winding road to Foxborohis team needed an upgrade on defense and was aggressive in the first round, tr
Shea McClellin took the winding road to Foxboro
Boston Herald / Posted 19 days ago
his team needed an upgrade on defense and was aggressive in the first round, trading up to select DE Chandler Jones and LB Dont'a Hightower. The two helped propel the Patriots to a Super Bowl XLIX Championship, and both have launched impressive NFL... Read more
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NFL.com
Ohio State ties record with five attendees at 2016 NFL DraftHall -- four of which were first-round picks. The Tide sent RB Trent Richardson
Ohio State ties record with five attendees at 2016 NFL Draft
NFL.com / Posted 20 days ago
Hall -- four of which were first-round picks. The Tide sent RB Trent Richardson, DB Mark Barron, CB Dre Kirkpatrick, LB Dont'a Hightower and LB Courtney Upshaw to the Big Apple, with Upshaw being the only one to slip to the second round. As the... Read more
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Boston Herald
LSU's Deion Jones could bring versatile linebacker depthpursuing his rugby career and Tavon Wilson with the Lions, Jones could step in
LSU's Deion Jones could bring versatile linebacker depth
Boston Herald / Posted 20 days ago
pursuing his rugby career and Tavon Wilson with the Lions, Jones could step in on special teams and contribute immediately. Dont'a Hightower and Jamie Collins are locked in as everydown linebackers, and Jonathan Freeny and newly-acquired Shea... Read more
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ESPN
Clayton: My 10 favorite NFL offseason movesto the Cardinals could end up as a win for both teams. From the Patriots standp
Clayton: My 10 favorite NFL offseason moves
ESPN / Posted 24 days ago
to the Cardinals could end up as a win for both teams. From the Patriots standpoint, they couldn't afford to keep Jones, Dont'a Hightower and Jamie Collins, and sign them all to long-term deals. From the Cardinals standpoint, this was a... Read more
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Boston Herald
Kentrell Brothers could be the pick at No. 60The Patriots have boosted the depth chart with Shea McClellin, but they should
Kentrell Brothers could be the pick at No. 60
Boston Herald / Posted a month ago
The Patriots have boosted the depth chart with Shea McClellin, but they should want to further protect themselves in case Dont'a Hightower or Jamie Collins goes down again in 2016. The Pats also have to be mindful of the veterans’ contract... Read more
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Boston Herald
Source: Terrance Knighton will sign with PatriotsJones for Chris Long, a Belichick defense that rotates waves of defensive tackl
Source: Terrance Knighton will sign with Patriots
Boston Herald / Posted 1 months ago
Jones for Chris Long, a Belichick defense that rotates waves of defensive tackles and a pair of penetrating linebackers in Dont'a Hightower and Jamie Collins. The Patriots ranked second in the NFL last season with 49 sacks. Now with Pot Roast... Read more
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