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Bears’ DT Akiem Hicks ejected for shoving an official

Kamil Krzaczynski-USA TODAY Sports

The Chicago Bears will be without defensive tackle Akiem Hicks for the remainder of Sunday’s game vs. the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

Following an interception, Hicks and a Tampa player were involved in an altercation. During the altercation, Hicks shoved an official and was subsequently ejected.

This will certainly yield a fine and could well end up in a suspension for Hicks.

The first half has otherwise been a dream for Chicago. Mitchell Trubisky had five touchdown passes well before halftime en route to a 38-3 lead. But this will certainly put a cloud over things for the Bears.