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Artis Hicks

Artis Hicks - #73 - G

Status Inactive
Height/Weight 6' 4"/ 312 lbs.
Birthday 11/28/1978
Birthplace Jackson, TN
College Memphis
Years played 10

2011 free-agent tracker, by position

Posted Sept. 07, 2011 @ 9:31 p.m. ET
Follow the movement of the 2011 free agents in this list, broken down by position.


Posted Sept. 05, 2011
The Cleveland Browns have signed Hicks, a potential starter at left guard.||||||| Hicks was released by the Washington Redskins on Saturday. The 6-foot-4, 325-pounder has played nine seasons in the NFL, making 68 starts, including 27 at left guard. The Browns have a hole at that position after losing Eric Steinbach for the season following back surgery.
Posted March 06, 2010
The Washington Redskins have signed their first free agent of 2010, addressing their thin offensive line by adding Hicks.||||||| Hicks signed a three-year deal Saturday that could be worth as much as $9 million. He can play guard or tackle, and the Redskins need both following the retirement of left tackle Chris Samuels and the release of right guard Randy Thomas. He has spent the last four seasons with Minnesota but has mainly been a backup, starting only 13 games over the last three years.
Posted Dec. 21, 2008
Hicks was inactive for Sunday's game against Atlanta with a partially torn triceps muscle in his right arm.||||||| Hicks has missed three of the past four games. Ryan Cook got the start at right tackle for Minnesota.
Posted Nov. 20, 2006
Hicks suffered a sprained ankle in the Vikings' 24-20 loss to Miami on Sunday. The guard's status for the team's Week 12 meeting with Arizona is uncertain.|||||||
Posted Sept. 23, 2006
Hicks was upgraded from questionable to probable for Sunday's game against Chicago with a shoulder injury. The Vikings' guard practiced all week and has started both games for Minnesota this season.|||||||