The battle over Hightower 

May, 17, 2013
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When healthy, veteran RB Tim Hightower is an effective rusher, receiver out of the backfield and adds ability in pass-blocking as well. Unfortunately, the "when healthy" part of that equation has been severely lacking recently, as he played just five games for Washington in 2011, and zero games in 2012. Nevertheless, there is a battle for his services in 2013.