|No. 43 Virginia Destroyers|
|Date of birth:July 22, 1978|
|Place of birth: Emporia, Virginia|
|Height: 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)||Weight: 205 lb (93 kg)|
|College: North Carolina A&T|
|Undrafted in 2002|
|Debuted in 2004 for the Scottish Claymores|
|Roster status: Active|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Stats at NFL.com|
Maurice Hicks (born July 22, 1978 in Emporia, Virginia) is an American football running back for the Florida Tuskers of the United Football League. He was originally signed by the Chicago Bears as an undrafted free agent in 2002. He played college football at North Carolina A&T.
While attending North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University, Hicks finished his career with a school-record 2,812 rushing yards. As a senior, he was a third team Division I-AA All-American selection, the Black College Offensive Player of the Year, a first team All-MEAC selection, and he led the MEAC in rushing yards with 1,325 rushing yards. During his senior season, in a game against Morgan State University, he broke the NCAA Division I and II single game rushing records by rushing for 437 rushing yards. As a junior, he was a first team All-MEAC selection, after rushing for 1,487 yards.
San Francisco 49ersEdit
On March 4, 2008 he signed a three-year deal with the Minnesota Vikings.
Hicks was released by the Vikings, on February 18, 2009.