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Saints Come to Terms with 3rd Round Pick DT Akiem Hicks

The Saints have hammered out a four-year contract with third-round defensive tackle Akiem Hicks worth roughly $2.65 million, including a signing bonus of nearly $542,000, Aaron Wilson of Profootball.scout.com reports. After starring at the junior college level and signing with LSU, he transferred to the University of Regina in Canada. The 6-foot-5, 324-pounder was named […]

Saints Pick Up DE Akiem Hicks with 89th Overall Selection

By Jake Saltzman The prospect from further North than any other is headed to the NFL franchise further South than any other. With the 89th overall selection in the 2012 NFL Draft, the New Orleans Saints selected Akiem Hicks, a defensive end from Regina, Saskatchewan. A onetime LSU recruit, Hicks becomes just the latest defensive […]