Emma: Akiem Hicks Leading New Identity For Budding Bears DefenseOn Sunday, Hicks will return to New Orleans as the All-Pro talent the Saints didn't believe he could become.
Akiem Hicks Sees Bears Defense Forging An Identity: 'Making People Afraid To Play Us'"The best defenses tend to be the ones that hit the hardest and make the most plays," Hicks said. "We want to be that type of defense."
Pompei: Observations From Bears-PanthersThe Bears defense is playing fast, which reflects their preparation and confidence.
Gabriel: Bears' Solid Defense Shows It Has Ability To Dominate TooThe Bears' defensive front is quickly becoming one of the best in the league.
Bernstein: Good Bears Defense Makes Everything Feel BetterSomething is coming together on the Bears defense that rekindles the innate desire shared by fans of this franchise.
Bears' Akiem Hicks Sees Different NFC North Without Aaron Rodgers: 'We Got To Go Take It'Rodgers may be lost for the season after suffering a broken collarbone Sunday.
Bears Still Struggling To Generate TurnoversThe Bears have a minus-33 turnover ratio since John Fox became head coach in 2015.
Bears DL Akiem Hicks On QB Mitchell Trubisky: 'Give The Guy His Time'As a defensive player, Hicks knows that Trubisky will be challenged early in his rookie campaign.
Bears DL Akiem Hicks Already Has Sights Set On Beating Packers“I was told as soon as I signed here that there’s one game you got to win every year," Hicks said. "That’s the Packers."
Emma: Bears Refuse To Be Broken In Wild WinThe Bears were able to withstand their own mistakes and a stout Steelers team, earning a 23-17 overtime win.
Bears' Akiem Hicks: Defense Must Set Tone"Whether we're put in bad situations or not, our job is to keep them out of the end zone," Hicks says.
Bears' Akiem Hicks After Season-Opening Loss: 'There's No Moral Victories Here'"In a loss, everything becomes just a little bit clearer," Hicks says.
Bears, Akiem Hicks Agree To 4-Year ExtensionHicks can make up to $48 million and gets $30 million guaranteed.
Akiem Hicks Hopeful For Extension From Bears: 'Completely Open To Ending My Career Here'"I’m interested in playing here for a long time," Hicks says of a potential contract extension with the Bears.
Bears DL Akiem Hicks Signs With Rosenhaus AgencyNext for Hicks could be a new contract with the Bears.