|17||@Vikings||L 10 - 23||0||0||3||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|16||Browns||W 20 - 3||1||1||2||0.5||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|15||@Lions||L 10 - 20||3||3||1||1||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|14||@Bengals||W 33 - 7||1||1||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|13||49ers||L 14 - 15||3||3||1||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|12||@Eagles||L 3 - 31||3||3||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|11||Lions||L 24 - 27||2||2||1||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||1|
|10||Packers||L 16 - 23||6||6||1||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|8||@Saints||L 12 - 20||2||2||0||1||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|7||Panthers||W 17 - 3||4||4||1||1||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|6||@Ravens||W 27 - 24||3||3||0||1||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|5||Vikings||L 17 - 20||4||4||0||2||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|4||@Packers||L 14 - 35||0||0||2||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|3||Steelers||W 23 - 17||2||2||2||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||1|
|2||@Buccaneers||L 7 - 29||2||2||1||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|1||Falcons||L 17 - 23||3||3||0||2||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|2012||New Orleans Saints||14||0||10||10||10||0||0||1||0||0||0||0||0||1||0|
|2013||New Orleans Saints||16||16||29||28||27||4.5||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|2014||New Orleans Saints||15||14||27||27||14||2||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|2015||New England Patriots||13||0||9||7||12||3||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||1|
PRO CAREER: Entering his second season with the Bears, starting 65-of-93 contests with 264 tackles, 25 sacks, 42 TFLs, 4 pass breakups, 3 forced fumbles and 4 fumble recoveries in five seasons with the Saints (2012-15), Patriots (2015) and Bears (2016) … his 119 tackles with New Orleans ranked 2nd among the defensive linemen on the Saints from 2012-15 … led the Saints defensive line in tackles in 2013 (56) and was 2nd in 2014 (41) … ranked 4th on the Saints in sacks from 2012-15 (6.5) … was traded to the Patriots after the Saints first three games in 2015 … 3 sacks with New England in 2015 ranked tied for 3rd along the Patriots defensive front ... 7 sacks with the Bears in 2016 ranked second on the team.
2017 SEASON: Started all 16 games, recording 53 tackles, 15 TFLs, 2 fumble recoveries and 8.5 sacks for a loss of 57 yards.
HONORS AND AWARDS: 2016: Defensive Player of the Week (12/4)
PREVIOUS SEASONS: 2016: Started all 16 games at DE ... set a career-high in tackles (71), sacks (7), pass breakups (3) and forced fumbles (2) ... also recorded 5 TFLs and recovered 1 fumble ... one of three Bears players to record at least seven sacks ... only defensive player to start every game ... recorded 2 multi-sack games (10/31 vs. MIN & 12/4 vs. SF). 2015: Appeared in 16 games with 3 starts with the Patriots and Saints … posted 23 tackles, 3 sacks, 5 TFLs and 1 FR … all 3 starts came with New Orleans where he collected 2 assisted tackles … in 13 games with New England, notched 21 tackles, 3 sacks, 5 TFLs and 1 FR … 3 sacks ranked tied for 3rd among the Patriots defensive linemen ... saw action in 2 playoff games, posting 3 tackles and 1 TFL. 2014: Started 14-of-15 games for the Saints, posting 41 tackles, 2 sacks and 7 TFLs … 41 tackles ranked 2nd on the Saints defensive linemen … was placed on IR prior the season finale. 2013: Started 16-of-16 games for the first time in his career with New Orleans … posted career-highs in tackles (56), sacks (4.5) and TFLs (8) … 56 tackles were the most among the Saints defensive front … started both of the Saints postseason contests, notching 7 tackles and 0.5 sacks. 2012: Appeared in 14 games with the Saints as a rookie … collected 20 tackles, 1 pass breakup, 2 TFLs and 1 forced fumble.
COLLEGE: Started all 16 games from 2010-11 at Regina, recording 76 tackles, 8 sacks, 4 forced fumbles and 13 TFLs … as a senior, recorded 42 tackles, 8 TFLs, 6.5 sacks, 2 forced fumbles and 3 pass breakups en route to earning All-Canadian InterUniversity Sport honors … named an All-Canada West All-Star as a junior, starting all 8 games and recording 34 tackles, 1.5 sacks, 5 TFLs, 2 forced fumbles and 1 pass breakup … attended LSU in 2009 but did not play … at Sacramento City College from 2007-08, where he was an All-American as a sophomore, posted 65 tackles in 17 games.
PERSONAL: Attended Del Campo (Fair Oaks, Ca.) High School where he played on the offensive and defensive lines … earned All-Sac Joaquin section and All-Capital Football League honors as a senior and junior … as a senior, registered 52 tackles with 2 sacks and 1 forced fumble and fumble recovery… As a junior, recorded 48 tackles and 4 sacks.
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Defensive Lineman Akiem Hicks addresses the media Tuesday at Halas Hall before practice.
Hicks grilled by kid reporter
Bears defensive lineman Akiem Hicks gets grilled by an 8-year old Kids Club member. The Chicago Bears Kids Club is brought to you by Jewel-Osco.
Hicks on getting back to work
Defensive lineman Akiem Hicks addresses the media Tuesday at Halas Hall as the team begins Minicamp practice.
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Playbook: Hicks relentless effort, awareness
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Hicks on earning the right to wear a Bears uniform
Defensive lineman Akiem Hicks addresses the media Friday from Halas Hall.
Hicks on defensive performance
Defensive end Akiem Hicks addresses the media following the Bears loss to the Saints.
Update: Hicks, Miller on Panthers win
Lauren Screeden has the latest from Halas Hall following Sunday's victory over the Carolina Panthers.
Mic'd Up: Akiem Hicks
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Defensive end Akiem Hicks sits down with voice of the Bears Jeff Joniak to discuss his goals for the season and constantly working to improve.
Akiem Hicks Highlights
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Update: Final day of Veteran Minicamp
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Hicks unique path to the NFL
Akiem Hicks talks about his unique journey that led him to the NFL and eventually Chicago.
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Hicks: A win would give us confidence
Defensive lineman Akiem Hicks speaks with the media after Wednesday's practice at Halas Hall.
Hicks: It's extremely frustrating
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NFLN: Defensive Players of the Week
The "Good Morning Football" crew reveals the Week 13 defensive players of the week.
Mic'd Up: Akiem Hicks
Listen in to defensive tackle Akiem Hicks as he records two sacks and a career high in tackles against the 49ers in Week 13.
Mic'd Up: Akiem Hicks
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Hicks on defense's athleticism
Defensive lineman Akiem Hicks discusses the Bears defense with the media Wednesday at Hall Hall.
Update: OTAs begin at Halas Hall
Lauren Screeden provides an update from Halas Hall as the Bears begin OTAs.
One on one with Akiem Hicks
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Bears Care Gala held at Soldier Field
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Bears veterans, rookies practice together
Nagy driven by attention to detail
Nagy 'amazed' with Trubisky's first practice
Hicks praises veteran coordinator Fangio
Bears announce preseason opponents
Fired-up Bears begin offseason program
Akiem Hicks answers fan questions on Twitter
Pace believes Bears need to bolster pass rush
Who is most underrated Bears player?
Hicks tabbed as top 3-4 end in NFL
Fangio focused on improving current players
4 things to watch: Bears-Browns
Hicks takes Pro Bowl snub in stride
Four Bears named Pro Bowl alternates
2-Minute Drill: Bears called for 13 penalties in loss to Lions
Which Bears players will make Pro Bowl?
Players to watch: Bears-Bengals
Miller reflects on injury, road to recovery
Bears participating in My Cause My Cleats initiative
3 things that stood out in Week 12 loss
4 things to watch: Bears-Eagles
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From the Sideline: Bears-Giants
See the angles of the field that the TV cameras didn't capture as the Bears took on the Giants at MetLife Stadium.
Happy Birthday Akiem Hicks
We want to wish a happy birthday to defensive lineman Akiem Hicks. Check out photos from his first season with the Bears. Happy Birthday, Akiem!
Position Preview: D-Line
A look at the Bears position by position. In the sixth of eight position previews in advance of Training Camp we look at the defensive line group in action.