Bears' Akiem Hicks Practices In Full

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (670 The Score) -- Despite dealing with a lingering left elbow injury, Bears defensive lineman Akiem Hicks practiced in full Wednesday afternoon.

Hicks twice re-aggravated his elbow injury in a loss to the Packers on Sunday. While the Bears' final two games carry no playoff implications with the team eliminated, Hicks intends to finish out the regular season and coach Matt Nagy has indicated that Hicks won't be placed on injured reserve.

The Bears activated Hicks from injured reserve Saturday after he missed the prior eight games. His suffered the injury during the Bears' loss in London on Oct. 6. Hicks finished had four tackles Sunday.

In other injury news, Bears offensive tackle Bobby Massie (ankle) and receiver Taylor Gabriel (concussion) didn't practice Wednesday.

The Bears (7-7) host the Chiefs (10-3) at 7:20 p.m. Sunday night from Soldier Field.

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