24-Year-Old Defensive Tackle – New Orleans Saints
2013 Fantasy Football Outlook
Hicks is expected to start at defensive end in the Saints' new 3-4 defense. Hicks was tentatively slated to start at nose tackle, but with the Saints drafting massive DT John Jenkins, Hicks moved to d...
2013 ADP: –
Bye Week: 7
Akiem Hicks Contract Information:
Signed a four-year deal with the Saints in June of 2012.
Hicks made eight tackles (three solo) and 1.5 sacks in Thursday's win in Atlanta.
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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks
Hicks was drafted in the third round out of the tiny University of Regina in Canada. Given the weaker competition he faced during his college career, he may have some difficulty contributing right away at the NFL level. At this point in his career, Hicks is expected to back up both Sedrick Ellis and Broderick Bunkley in the defensive tackle rotation.