Bears' Hicks Ejected For Shoving Official

September 30, 2018 - 1:48 pm

CHICAGO (670 The Score) -- Bears defensive lineman Akiem Hicks walked to the locker room late in the second quarter, throwing his shoulder pads and jersey into the Soldier Field crowd along the early exit.

Hicks was ejected from Sunday's game against the Buccaneers for shoving an official amid a post-play skirmish. He is at risk of a suspension following the incident.

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Hicks had recorded his third sack of the season in the first quarter of the game. The shoving incident happened following an interception by safety Eddie Jackson. 

The Bears led the Buccaneers 38-3 at halftime of their game. Quarterback Mitchell Trubisky threw for five touchdowns in the first half.

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