Emma: Akiem Hicks Brings Bears A Physical, Versatile PresenceHicks can play inside and outside on the Bears defensive line.
Emma: Bears' Rebuilding Culture Revealing Itself As A WinnerThe opportunity to win is what's bringing free agents to the Bears.
New Bears DL Akiem Hicks: 'I'm A Believer'Hicks picked the Bears because he feels the team can win now.
Akiem Hicks Signs 2-Year Deal With BearsHicks was drafted in 2012 by a Saints front office that included Ryan Pace.
Source: Akiem Hicks, Jerrell Freeman To Visit Bears On FridayThe Bears could add two more playmakers to their defense.
Source: Bears Express Interest In DE Akiem HicksHicks was drafted by a Saints front office that then included Ryan Pace.
Patriots Looking Ahead Despite Poor Finish To Regular SeasonNew England isn't dwelling on its current two-game losing streak.
Saints Healthy, Ready For Rematch In SeattleThe New Orleans Saints have lost a few players to injured reserve over the course of the season, but right now, they're looking extremely healthy for those still on the active roster. With all 53 players at practice and some new methods implemented by coach Sean Payton, the Saints are as ready as they'll ever be.
Durkin: Know Your Opponent - New Orleans SaintsBrees is an elite performer and a coach on the field, but undoubtedly, Payton is the leader.