Embed This Akiem Hicks

Defensive End Age: 27 Exp: 6 Years
Drafted: Round 3 (#89 overall), 2012 College: Regina Agent(s): Rosenhaus Sports



  • Current Contract

    Akiem Hicks signed a 4 year, $48,000,000 contract with the Chicago Bears, including a $7,500,000 signing bonus, $30,000,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $12,000,000. In 2017, Hicks will earn a base salary of $7,000,000, a signing bonus of $7,500,000, a roster bonus of $1,000,000 and a incentive bonus of $700,000, while carrying a cap hit of $10,706,450.

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $48,000,000
    Signing Bonus $7,500,000
    Average Salary $12,000,000
    Total Guarantees $30,000,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $22,000,000
    Free Agent: 2022 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Roster Option Workout Misc. Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2017 Contract details by year 27 $7,000,000 $2,000,000 $1,000,000 $6,450 - $700,000 $10,706,450 - $16,200,000($16,200,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: -2017 Cap Savings: $10,706,450 Pre-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: -2017 Cap Savings: $10,706,450 Post-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: -2018 Dead Cap: $02017 Cap Savings: $10,706,450 Post-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: -2018 Dead Cap: $02017 Cap Savings: $10,706,450
    2018 Contract details by year 28 $4,500,000 $1,500,000 $3,500,000 - $100,000 - $9,600,000 - $8,100,000($24,300,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2018 Dead Cap: -2018 Cap Savings: $9,600,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2018 Dead Cap: -2018 Cap Savings: $9,600,000 Post-6/1 Release2018 Dead Cap: -2019 Dead Cap: $02018 Cap Savings: $9,600,000 Post-6/1 Trade2018 Dead Cap: -2019 Dead Cap: $02018 Cap Savings: $9,600,000
    2019 Contract details by year 29 $8,000,000 $1,500,000 $500,000 - $100,000 - $10,100,000 - $8,600,000($32,900,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2019 Dead Cap: -2019 Cap Savings: $10,100,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2019 Dead Cap: -2019 Cap Savings: $10,100,000 Post-6/1 Release2019 Dead Cap: -2020 Dead Cap: $02019 Cap Savings: $10,100,000 Post-6/1 Trade2019 Dead Cap: -2020 Dead Cap: $02019 Cap Savings: $10,100,000
    2020 Contract details by year 30 $10,200,000 $1,500,000 - - $100,000 - $11,800,000 - $10,300,000($43,200,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2020 Dead Cap: -2020 Cap Savings: $11,800,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2020 Dead Cap: -2020 Cap Savings: $11,800,000 Post-6/1 Release2020 Dead Cap: -2021 Dead Cap: $02020 Cap Savings: $11,800,000 Post-6/1 Trade2020 Dead Cap: -2021 Dead Cap: $02020 Cap Savings: $11,800,000
    2021 Contract details by year 31 $10,400,000 $1,500,000 - - $100,000 - $12,000,000 - $10,500,000($53,700,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2021 Dead Cap: -2021 Cap Savings: $12,000,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2021 Dead Cap: -2021 Cap Savings: $12,000,000 Post-6/1 Release2021 Dead Cap: -2022 Dead Cap: $02021 Cap Savings: $12,000,000 Post-6/1 Trade2021 Dead Cap: -2022 Dead Cap: $02021 Cap Savings: $12,000,000
    2022 Free Agent Year 32 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • 2017 Roster Bonus: $1M (due 3/13/2017)
    • $22M fully guaranteed (signing bonus + 2017 salary + 2018 salary + 2018 roster bonus)
    • 2018 Roster Bonus: $3M (guaranteed, paid the 3rd league day of 2018)
    • 2018 Reporting Bonus: $500,000
    • 2019 Reporting Bonus: $500,000
    • 2019 salary fully guarantees on the 3rd league day of 2019
    • 2018-21 Workout Bonus: $100,000

    Previous Contracts

    2016-2017

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $10,000,000
    Signing Bonus $1,000,000
    Average Salary $5,000,000
    Guaranteed $5,000,000
    Free Agent: 2018 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Misc. Cap Hit Dead
    2016 26 $1,000,000 $500,000 $3,000,000 - - $4,500,000 $5,000,000
    2017 27 $4,000,000 $500,000 $1,000,000 - $700,000 $6,200,000 $1,500,000
    2018 Free agent year 28 UFA  
    • $5M guaranteed (signing bonus + 2016 salary + 2016 roster bonus)
    • 2016 Roster Bonus: $3M (3/18/16)
    • 2017 Roster Bonus: $1M (due 3/13/2017)
    Source: Brad Biggs
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $390,000 $542,000 - - - - - $932,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $480,000 - - $12,500 - - - $492,500
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $570,000 - - $12,500 - - - $582,500
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $1,259,588 - - - - - - $1,259,588
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $269,911 - - $12,500 - - $8,582 $290,993
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 $1,000,000 $3,000,000 - - - - $5,000,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $7,000,000 $7,500,000 $1,000,000 - - - $700,000 $16,200,000
    6 seasons $10,969,499 $9,042,000 $4,000,000 $37,500 - - $708,582 $24,757,581
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $4,500,000 - $3,500,000 $100,000 - - - $8,100,000
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $8,000,000 - $500,000 $100,000 - - - $8,600,000
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $10,200,000 - - $100,000 - - - $10,300,000
    2021 Player Cash Earnings $10,400,000 - - $100,000 - - - $10,500,000
    $44,069,499 $9,042,000 $8,000,000 $437,500 - - $708,582 $62,257,581
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
  • Fines

    • Player contract details by year 09/23/2016, $18,231

      Roughing the Passer against Carson Wentz (PHI)


    • Player contract details by year 08/29/2014, $16,537

      Roughing the Passer against Andrew Luck (IND)


    • Player contract details by year 01/03/2014, $7,875

      Roughing the Passer against Mike Glennon (TB)


    • TOTAL: $42,643

  • 2017 Player Rankings

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    Statistics

    Season GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Sacks Tackles Solo Tackles Ast Tackles FF INT
    2017 6 6 6 323 0.828 5 19 14 5
    2016 16 16 16 930 0.866 7 53 36 17 2
    2015 16 16 3 399 0.367 3 23 9 14 1
    2014 15 15 14 716 0.712 2 42 27 15
    2013 16 16 16 646 0.665 4.5 56 29 27
    2012 14 14 372 0.327 20 10 10 1