"In the NFL, you've got to bring it each and every day." I've said it before and I'll say it again. I love listening to Tim Hightower when he talks to the media. Guys like Hightower, Roman Harper, Zach Strief, and of course, Drew Brees, are a pleasure to listen to because they always eloquently share what's on their minds. Here, Hightower espouses that despite the amazing talent level in the NFL, you always have to bring your best effort each and every day. A very poignant bite.
August 25, 2016
The more I'm around running back Tim Hightower, the happier I am that he's a member of the New Orleans Saints. After sitting out 4 full NFL seasons with an assortment of severe knee injuries, Hightower made one of the most miraculous comebacks in NFL history. After finally getting a chance to start, Hightower responded with 456 yards from scrimmage & 4 touchdowns in the last four games of the season, which included 3 victories. All of that, however, pales in comparison to these words of wisdom.
July 30, 2016
If an NFL team has the opportunity to draft a player that was his team's MVP, they would at least have to consider it, correct? And when that same player happens to have won his team's MVP Award over the #1 player taken in the NFL Draft this year, then everyone should sit up and definitely take notice. Cal Bears running back and special teams whiz Daniel Lasco, drafted in the 7th round by the New Orleans Saints, is about to become a fan favorite in the Crescent City. Here is his story...
May 2, 2016
One of the NFL's most heartwarming stories of 2015 occurred right here in the Crescent City. Running back Tim Hightower, who had been out of football for nearly FOUR YEARS because of severe ACL injuries, came back and had one of the best 4-games stretches of his career when he finally got an opportunity to play at the end of the season. Here's the story of Hightower, and his return to the city and team, which gave him a chance to once again play the game he loves so much.
April 20, 2016