Pats Trade Up For 25th Pick, Draft Alabama’s Dont’a Hightower

April 26, 2012 12:00 AM
Pats Trade Up For 25th Pick, Draft Alabama’s Dont’a Hightower
" BOSTON (CBS) – In their second trade in the first round of the 2012 NFL Draft, the New England Patriots acquired the 25th pick from the Denver Broncos for the 31st overall pick, selecting Alabama linebacker Dont’a Hightower.

In three seasons for the Crimson Tide, Hightower totaled 235 tackles and four sacks "

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