Tim Hightower

Tim Hightower

RB - SF
Height: 6' Weight: 220 lbsAge: 31College: RichmondDrafted: #149 (5th Rd.)

2017 Outlook

Strength of Schedule:
32nd easiest for RBs
Draft Rank (ECR) #238
Best / Worst #146 / #278
ADP N/A

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Hightower joins San Francisco after 2 season in New Orleans he is a interesting sleeper given Carlos Hyde injury history. Auction Value $2

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Tim Hightower signs with 49ers

The San Francisco 49ers and free agent running back Tim Hightower have agreed to terms on an undisclosed deal on Saturday.

Fantasy Impact

Hightower, who spent the past two seasons with the Saints, signed with San Franciso Saturday. While in New Orleans, the 30-year-old running back rejuvenated his career after a three-year hiatus from the game. Playing in 24 games since 2015, Hightower accumulated 923 yards and eight touchdowns as a rusher and caught 34 targets for 329 yards and another score as a receiver out of the backfield. With Carlos Hyde the clear cut starter, Hightower will compete with DuJuan Harris for the No. 2 spot on the 49ers' running back depth chart entering the 2017 season.

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Projections
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Rush AttRush YdsRush TdsRecsRec YdsRec TdsFumblesPoints
74296.7213.3106.30.51.652.1
Statistics
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Rush YdsRush TdsRecsPoints
Last Week29108.9
Last 3 Weeks31.711.39.9
Season to Date34.30.31.66.6
Game Log
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OPPRush YdsRush TdsRecsPoints
Week 17@ SF29108.9
Week 16@ LAR29014
Week 15@ ATL372316.8
Week 14@ SF31023.9
Strength of Schedule
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OppSummary
Next GameBYE
Next 3 GamesCAR, SEA, LAR23rd easiest opponents
Playoffs (?)HOU, TEN, JAC22nd easiest opponents
Rest of Season--22nd easiest remaining opponents