Saints signing Tim Hightower

The New Orleans Saints are re-signing running back Tim Hightower, according to the New Orleans Times-Picayune. Hightower rushed for 327 yards and four touchdowns in December. He had 129 receiving yards. Hightower had been out of the league for over three years prior to being signed by the Saints. Hightower has previous stints with the Arizona Cardinals and Washington Redskins. For his career, he's rushed for 2,429 yards with 1,008 receiving yards and 29 touchdowns in five NFL seasons. Follow me on Twitter: @AaronWilson_NFL Aaron Wilson covers the Texans for The Houston Chronicle.  
Aaron Wilson
Aaron Wilson covers the NFL for National Football Post, his second stint at the Post. He has previously written for Pro Football Talk and FOX Sports-Scout. Entering his 13th year covering the Baltimore Ravens, he's a beat writer for The Baltimore Sun. Wilson has also covered the Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans.

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