Bears' Akiem Hicks: 'We're Going To Fix The Issues'

"It's a marathon," Hicks says after the Bears fell to 3-2.

Mully & Haugh Show
October 15, 2018 - 11:55 am
Dolphins receiver Kenny Stills (10) reacts after a reception in front of Bears cornerback Kyle Fuller.

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(670 The Score) The Bears defense produced its worst performance of the season in a 31-28 overtime loss to the Dolphins on Sunday afternoon, getting shredded to the tune of 541 yards of offense allowed and more missed tackles than 

"Confidence is very high," Hicks said on the Mully & Haugh Show on Monday morning. "Confidence is always high around Halas Hall. We're going to go in here, we're going to break down this tape, we're going to fix the issues. I'm sure there's going to be a conversation to be had as a team to make sure we're in the right mindset."

The Bears fell to 3-2 with the the loss, one they're left hoping won't haunt them. The still sit atop of the NFC, though it's by mere percentage points over the Vikings, who are 3-2-1. The Packers are 2-2-1 heading into their matchup against the 49ers on Monday night.

Hicks was quick to point out the obvious -- there's plenty of time left for the Bears to regroup and rebound.

"We're going to go for it," Hicks said. "It's a marathon. We got to push through and get on to the next week."

The Bears host the Patriots (4-2) next Sunday at Soldier Field.