Camp Battle: Spikes vs. Hightower

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Camp Battle: Spikes vs. Hightower

CSNNE.com Patriots insider Tom E. Curran begins his countdown to training camp with a look at some potential position battles. First up, inside linebacker, where rookie Dante Hightower could challenge Brandon Spikes.

Curran on Spikes: "Instinctive, but not very disciplined."

Curran on Hightower: "A student of the game, more versatile. Able to play inside and outside."