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Saints News, 3/14/16: Akiem Hicks Signs with Bears; Nick Fairley Down to Eagles, Saints

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Now slightly less than a week into free agency, the Saints have made only one move (and it was on offense). Former first round DT Nick Fairley has narrowed his team options down to the Saints & the Eagles, and former Saint Akiem Hicks has joined the now formidable Bears' defensive front.

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