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96 Akiem Hicks DE

Chicago Bears

Fantasy Stats
Own%Start%
33%23%
Key Stats
GPTot TcklSacksIntTDsFF
9293.0003

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Bears' Akiem Hicks: Ejected in Week 4
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Hicks was ejected from Chicago's Week 4 victory for bumping an official.

Before his ejection, Hicks was able to collect a sack and a tackle, which at least gave him strong fantasy value despite his lack of snaps. With three sacks in four games, he's a strong weekly IDP option.

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Bears' Akiem Hicks: Records second sack of season
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Hicks notched a sack and four tackles (three solo) in Chicago's 16-14 win over the Cardinals on Sunday.

Hicks now has two sacks on the season, and he's continued to be a strong IDP since joining the Bears in 2016. With Khalil Mack in town, Hicks stands an excellent chance of topping the career-high 8.5 sacks he posted in 2017.

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Bears' Akiem Hicks: Notches a sack in Week 1
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Hicks recorded a sack and three tackles in the Bears Week 1 loss to the Packers.

Hicks has proven to be an excellent pass rusher over the past few seasons, but with the addition of Khalil Mack, he'll be in position to have a career year. It was clear in this contest that with defenses focusing on slowing Mack, Hicks will have plenty of one-on-one matchups to exploit when rushing the passer throughout the course of the season.

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Bears' Akiem Hicks: Healthy for opener
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Hicks (knee) was not on the Bears' injury report Tuesday, Colleen Kane of the Chicago Tribune reports.

Hicks missed some time during the preseason due to a sore knee, but it appears to no longer be an issue with the regular season approaching. He should start at defensive end for the Bears in the opener, looking to build off of a career-high 8.5 sacks in 2017.

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Bears' Akiem Hicks: Inactive for Saturday's preseason contest
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Hicks (knee) is being held out of Saturday's preseason game against the Chiefs, Kevin Fishbain of The Athletic reports.

Hicks has been nursing a sore knee for the past couple of days, and the Bears are likely averse to risking their starting defensive end's health in a game that is ultimately non-consequential to him. With Hicks out, look for Bilal Nichols and Roy Robertson-Harris to see additional snaps with the first-team defense.

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Schedule
WeekDateOpp.TDSacksIntFF
19/9/18GB01.001
29/17/18SEA0000
39/23/18ARI01.001
49/30/18TB01.000
610/14/18MIA0001
710/21/18NE0000
810/28/18NYJ0000
911/4/18BUF0000
1011/11/18DET0000
WeekDateOpponentTime/Result
1111/18/18MIN8:20 pm
1211/22/18@ DET12:30 pm
1312/2/18@ NYG1:00 pm
1412/9/18LAR8:20 pm
1512/16/18GB1:00 pm
1612/23/18@ SF4:05 pm
1712/30/18@ MIN1:00 pm
Defensive Stats
YearTeamGTotalTklAstSacksIntYdsAvgLgTDPass Def
2012New Orleans Saints142010.0100000.0001
2013New Orleans Saints165629.0274.5000.0000
2014New Orleans Saints154127.0142000.0000
2015New England Patriots13219.0123000.0000
2015New Orleans Saints320.020000.0000
2016Chicago Bears165436.0187000.0002
2017Chicago Bears165439.0158.5000.0000
2018Chicago Bears92919.0103000.0000
TOTAL102277169.010828.0000.0003
Fumbles
YearTeamGFumLostFum ForcedOwn RecOpp RecYdsTot RecTD
2012New Orleans Saints1400100000
2013New Orleans Saints1600000000
2014New Orleans Saints1500000000
2015New England Patriots1300001011
2015New Orleans Saints300000000
2016Chicago Bears1600201010
2017Chicago Bears1600002020
2018Chicago Bears900300000
TOTAL10200604041
 
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Player Info

Height/Weight:
6-5/332
Birthdate:
11/16/1989
Age:
29
Hometown:
San Jose, CA, USA
School:
Regina (Canada)
NFL Experience:
7
Awards: