Bears signed DE Akiem Hicks to a two-year, $10 million contract with $5 million fully guaranteed.
Free agent DT Akiem Hicks will visit the Lions this weekend.
The Bears will host free agent DT Akiem Hicks on Friday.
The Chicago Sun-Times hears the Bears are "working toward a possible face-to-face meeting" with free agent DT Akiem Hicks.
ESPN Patriots reporter Mike Reiss expects the Bears to pursue impending free agent DT Akiem Hicks.
The Patriots are not expected to use the franchise tag this offseason.
ESPN Patriots reporter Mike Reiss considers DT Akiem Hicks to be the team's most valuable free agent.
Patriots acquired DL Akiem Hicks from the Saints in exchange for TE Michael Hoomanawanui.
Saints DE Akiem Hicks lost 20 pounds over the offseason.
The New Orleans Times-Picayune expects a "monster" season out of Saints third-year DE Akiem Hicks.
The Saints see DE Akiem Hicks as a prime breakout candidate.
Second-year Saints DL Akiem Hicks is expected to take Kenyon Coleman's (pectoral) place at left end.
Second-year DL Akiem Hicks opened training camp as the Saints' starting left defensive end.
Second-year DL Akiem Hicks is concentrating on defensive end in the Saints' new 3-4 defense.