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Chicago Bears pick up two veteran wide outs and release two

Today the Chicago Bears signed a few veteran wide receiver/kick returners and released Tana Patrick and Domenik Hixon.  Edwards is a former Carolina Panthers third-round draft pick who has six career receptions for 131 yards. Spurlock caught a career-high 17 passes for 250 yards and two touchdowns with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in 2010. He […] The post Chicago Bears pick up two...
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June 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Bears lose a wide receiver

The Bears started what was thought to be a casual workout at OTAs on Tuesday. Wide receiver Domenik Hixon suffered an injury that didn’t look too serious at the time but ended up being season ending and career threatening. Hixon announced on his Facebook page Tuesday night he had a torn right ACL and didn’t know if he will play again. It is Hixon’s third torn ACL. “I tore...
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May 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Bears WR Domenik Hixon tears right ACL in OTA

Chicago Bears wide receiver Domenik Hixon tore his right ACL for the third time in his NFL career in Tuesday’s OTA. A eight year veteran of the NFL, Hixon hinted on Facebook that he was considering retirement. “I tore my ACL today for the third time today!” Hixon wrote. “I’m disappointed that I won’t be playing for a Bears team that has the players and coaches to win...
May 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Ohio native Hixon retiring after another ACL tear

It appears former University of Akron star Domenik Hixon will retire from football. The veteran wide receiver and Columbus, Ohio native announced Tuesday on Facebook that he has torn the ACL in his right knee for the third time. Hixon, 29, had signed with the Chicago Bears in March. "I'm disappointed that I won't be playing for a Bears team that has the players and coaches...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
May 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Chicago Bears will likely lose Domenik Hixon for the year with a torn ACL

The Chicago Bears did not re-sign Earl Bennett, and they might eventually regret that decision. Today, Domenik Hixon the veteran wide receiver announced via his facebook page that he tore his ACL for the third time in his NFL career today in OTA’s. Hixon, who previously tore his right ACL in 2010 and 2011, appeared […] The post Chicago Bears will likely lose Domenik Hixon for...
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May 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Domenik Hixon Tears ACL, Plans to Retire

Things aren’t looking good for wide receiver Domenik Hixon, Mike Garafolo has reported that Hixon has announced via his Facebook that he tore his ACL today. This marks the third time that the Bears receiver has torn his ACL. Try that again: Bears WR Domenik Hixon announced on Facebook he tore his ACL today. That’s the 3rd time for him. Awful. — Mike Garafolo (@MikeGarafolo...
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May 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Agent: WR Hixon agrees to terms with Panthers

The agent for unrestricted free agent Domenik Hixon says his client has agreed to a one-year contract with the Carolina Panthers. Agent Eric Metz said Wednesday his client is ''very excited about joining Carolina'' and feels it's a ''great fit'' after spending the last two days visiting with coach Ron Rivera and offensive coordinator Mike Shula...
Via AP on Fox
April 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Browns reportedly interested in Domenik Hixon

According to the Cleveland Plain-Dealer, the Browns have some interest in Giants’ free agent wide receiver Domenik Hixon.  Mostly a reserve receiver, Hixon caught 39 passes for 567 yards and two touchdowns last season. Overall, he’s started 13 of his 61 NFL games. Hixon is a solid receiver that can also come in and help on special teams as a kick or punt returner.   Need NFL...
Via Pro Football Zone
March 30, 2013  |  Discuss

New York Giants’ Rueben Randle Puts some Heat on Domenik Hixon at the No.3 Spot

Training camp and preseason play is all about competition. It’s the first-time teams get to together, and they actually compete. My favorite part is when the position battles come out. For most teams the No.1 positions are set; it’s the second and third string that I find interesting. The New York Giants are no different. Rookie Rueben Randle is fighting with Domenik Hixon for...
Via New York Sports-Kings
August 19, 2012  |  Discuss

New York Giants re-sign injured WR Domenik Hixon

The New York Giants have re-signed wide receiver Domenik Hixon. Hixon missed most of last season after surgery on a torn anterior cruciate ligament in his right knee. He was hurt making a touchdown catch against the St. Louis Rams in the second week of the season. Contract terms were not immediately available, but Hixon gives the Giants another option if Super Bowl hero Mario Manningham...
Via Fox Sports
March 02, 2012  |  Discuss
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