Saints DT Akiem Hicks leaves practice with apparent knee injury
Hicks, 25, walked off the field with the assistance of team trainers. He returned to practice last Tuesday on a limited basis after undisclosed injury.
Last season, Hicks started 14 games for the Saints and recorded 27 tackles, 15 assists and two sacks.
Hicks is entering his fourth NFL season after being drafted in the third round of the 2012 NFL draft.
- Christopher Chavez