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  1. Surprise Saints selections in the 2014 NFL draftRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    ... Saints defensive coordinator Rob Ryan and defensive line coach Bill Johnson were able to work wonders with Akiem Hicks -- and Hageman compares favorably to Hicks. Possible Saints second round round surprise: Aaron Murray/QB/Georgia WHY: If Aaron ...

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  2. Associated Press photo by Jonathan Bachman -- New Orleans SaintsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | The Advocate

    ... linebacker Junior Galette (12 sacks last year). Other solid defensive linemen on the roster are Glenn Foster and Akiem Hicks. New Orleans' pass-rushing depth should be helped with the expected return of outside linebacker Victor Butler, who missed ...

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  3. 2014 NFL Draft: Updating the New Orleans Saints' 5 Biggest NeedsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | Rant Sports

    ... and one of the best 3-4 defensive ends in the league, however, the other side of the line is a different story. Akiem Hicks isn't really starter-quality, and with a draft class deep in defensive end talent, the Saints should target somebody to take ...

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  4. T-Bob: Saints grooming one tough player in Tim LelitoRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 8 | WWL-AM New Orleans

    ... guy during your time at Grand Valley St, and then all of a sudden you're battling it out against the likes of Akiem Hicks and Broderick Bunkley on a day to day basis? That is absurd. Lelito showed an impressive ability to raise his level of play in ...

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  5. Parys Haralson healing, happy to be back with SaintsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 2 | The Advocate

    ... play for opponents, were only fewer than those produced for the Saints by Curtis Lofton, David Hawthorne, Akiem Hicks, Junior Galette, Kenny Vaccaro and Cameron Jordan, Pro Football Focus' stats indicated. Lofton, Hawthorne, Hicks, Galette, Vaccaro ...

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  6. Parys Haralson healing, happy to be back with SaintsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 2 | The Advocate

    ... play for opponents, were only fewer than those produced for the Saints by Curtis Lofton, David Hawthorne, Akiem Hicks, Junior Galette, Kenny Vaccaro and Cameron Jordan, Pro Football Focus' stats indicated. Lofton, Hawthorne, Hicks, Galette, Vaccaro ...

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  7. Intriguing Canadian college offensive tackle could be drafted earlyRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 29 | Canal Street Chronicles

    Why weren't the Saints in on this action? OT is clearly one of their biggest needs and they've already shown they're not ones to shy away from unpolished Canadian prospects in Akiem Hicks.

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  8. NFL1000 3-4 Defensive End Rankings: Cam Jordan+Akiem Hicks=DangerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 25 | WhoDatDish

    ... as the defensive end. He had a huge season with 12.5 sacks that guaranteed him a ticket for the Hawaii. Akiem Hicks started all 16 regular-season games but didn't put up spectacular numbers although he had a solid season overall. What do you think? ...

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  9. Saints News, 3/24/14: Loomis Hopes Sproles Deal Doesn't Come Back To Haunt HimRead the original story

    Monday Mar 24 | Canal Street Chronicles

    ... pay for #Saints from '13- Corey White : $242,448, Kenny Stills: $194,844, Rafael Bush: $180,015, Akiem Hicks: $160,186 ProFootballTalk "Anytime you're in a good place and you've had success, which he's had with us, it's definitely painful to have ...

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  10. Former Saint Tom Johnson agrees to terms with Vikings, source saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2014 | The Advocate

    ... 15 tackles (six solo), providing depth at defensive end under first-time Pro Bowler Cameron Jordan as well as Akiem Hicks. Johnson earned a base salary of $750,000 last year. He was one of New Orleans' four restricted free agents, but the Saints ...

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  11. Cam Jordan jokes challengers to him might not see fieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2014 | The Advocate

    ... The other players are New Orleans Saints defensive end Cameron Jordan (94) and New Orleans Saints defensive end Akiem Hicks (76). Appearing on Wednesday's edition of NFL AM, defensive end Cameron Jordan was asked what player he'd pick in the first ...

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  12. Mel Kiper Mock Draft 2014: Saints Select Dee FordRead the original story

    Mar 16, 2014 | Canal Street Chronicles

    ... defense is locked down, and the front is in decent shape with the growth of Cameron Jordan , John Jenkins and Akiem Hicks , the Saints could really use an edge rusher. Ford isn't a three-down player, but he can be a constant problem for offenses ...

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  13. Jairus Byrd Helps Complete the Saints DefenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2014 | WhoDatDish

    ... the team in tackles for 2012 and 2013, and as the 'quarterback' on defense, is a brilliant student of the game. Akiem Hicks continues to improve his game, as his size and stature is tough to defend against. Let's not forget that the team will get a ...

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  14. What We've Learned About the New Orleans Saints After the Start of Free AgencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... salary cap space, while creating open roster spots for future draft picks. Defensive ends Cameron Jordan and Akiem Hicks spearheaded a much improved Saint defense in 2013, and linebackers Junior Galette and David Hawthorne had their best seasons in ...

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  15. New Orleans Saints Rookie Run-Down: The Undrafted Free AgentsRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2014 | Canal Street Chronicles

    ... injuries. I can see Foster hanging onto a roster spot for a while, but he is firmly behind Cameron Jordan and Akiem Hicks at the defensive end spots. Ryan Griffin is a former starting quarterback from Tulane. Griffin is from Santa Monica, California ...

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  16. Post-Byrd Mock DraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2014 | Canal Street Chronicles

    ... in he backfield will augment the already greatly intimidating pass rush of Cameron Jordan , Junior Galette , and Akiem Hicks . Though the New Orleans defense, only two years removed from being the worst in league history, is transforming into ...

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  17. Saints 2014 NFL Draft Face Off: Ford vs. BenjaminRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2014 | Canal Street Chronicles

    ... Galette (12.0) were respectively first and second on the team in sacks. The third on the team's sack list was Akiem Hicks with only 4.5 quarterback takedowns. Ford could help shoulder some of the load and make the Saints defensive line even scarier. ...

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  18. Sources: Saints working to bring back receiver Robert MeachemRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2013 | The Advocate

    ... oral muscle during training camp and landed on season-ending injured reserve, and he was essentially replaced by Akiem Hicks.

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  19. Saints not expected to re-sign ColemanRead the original story

    Feb 21, 2014 | ESPN

    ... to start as 3-4 defensive end and play as a run-defense specialist in base packages. However, young backup Akiem Hicks emerged as a standout starter in his place. Young backup ends Glenn Foster and Tyrunn Walker also impressed in small doses last ...

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  20. Bob Leverone/Associated PRESSNew Orleans Saints' defensive tackle Tom JohnsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2014 | Sunherald.com

    ... was an unexpected product of youthful efforts. Meanwhile, Johnson, 29, lost a chance to challenge defensive end Akiem Hicks for a starting job opposite Pro Bowler Cameron Jordan, injuring his hamstring during training camp. Later, Johnson re-injured ...

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