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Valuable and versatile Hicks back at it

Artis Hicks (Ronald Martinez/Getty)

Artis Hicks showed the value of his versatility once again on Sunday, filling in for injured right tackle Phil Loadholt. Hicks and Brad Childress talked about the adjustment.

Offensive lineman Artis Hicks knows the routine. Toil in the background for as long as necessary until either poor play or an injury warrants his skills necessary. Since coming to the Vikings, Hicks was only a full-time starter in 2006, when head coach Brad Childress brought him to Minnesota from Philadelphia and had him starting in place of Anthony Herrera at right guard. Since then, Hick has... Recommended Stories