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Trend-spotting: Trust in Hightower

Updated: November 4, 2009, 5:33 PM ET
By Ken Daube | Special to ESPN.com

While Beanie Wells might be considered the back of the future for the Arizona Cardinals, Tim Hightower should still be viewed as the back you want for the rest of the season.

Hightower, while not as physically gifted as Wells, is the much better receiver of the duo. In Sunday's game against the Carolina Panthers, Hightower was targeted 10 times, an amazing stat for a running back. Equally as important were the three carries given to Hightower inside the Panthers' 10-yard line; Wells ...

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