Free agent running back Tim Hightower announced on his Twitter page that he’s back with the Washington Redskins after testing the open market.
I’m baaaaaaaack twitter.com/Tim_Hightower/…
— Tim Hightower (@Tim_Hightower) May 14, 2012
Hightower had a solid season with the Redskins in 2011 by rushing for 321 yards and 1 touchdown in five games. But unfortunately, his season was cut short after suffering a torn ACL.
Hightower will go into camp and compete with Roy Helu and Evan Royster for playing time this season.