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Old Hightower Is Good Tide News

Alabama junior linebacker Dont'a Hightower is looking forward to getting back to being, well, Dont'a Hightower. His head coach, Nick Saban, shares those feelings, for obvious reasons.

"Dont'a Hightower has had a fantastic off-season," Alabama Coach Nick Saban said of his All-Southeastern Conference player. "He's got his quickness back, and his burst in pass rush. He's gotten over his injury and has his speed back. He's demonstrated some leadership qualities that will be real important to our team. He's had a great spring, off-season program, and summer." Hightower, speaking...