VIDEO: Watch Tim Hightower Kick 40-Yard Field Goals


The Redskins always seem to be searching for kickers and punters, either due to injury or ineffectiveness, so it's nice to know one of their position players might be able to step up in a pinch. This is a video of running back Tim Hightower booming 40-yard field goals before the Redskins' preseason game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Hightower isn't playing in the game, so he had plenty of time to practice his other hobby.

As you can see here, he's not messing around either. He's kicking with a holder and everything, backing up and going through a real motion. He's not getting quite as much leg on the kick as a normal kicker would, but that's to be expected because he's a running back. Overall, that's pretty darn impressive work by Hightower.

Graham Gano better watch out. Just when he thought he disposed of his competition in Shayne Graham, he now has to deal with Hightower.

Trending Discussions

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.

Join SB Nation DC

You must be a member of SB Nation DC to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SB Nation DC. You should read them.

Join SB Nation DC

You must be a member of SB Nation DC to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SB Nation DC. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.