Kansas City Chiefs players discussed former team mate Kareem Hunt after their 40-33 victory over Oakland Raiders on Sunday. Hunt…
Kansas City Chiefs players discussed former team mate Kareem Hunt after their 40-33 victory over Oakland Raiders on Sunday.
Hunt was released by the team earlier this week after a video that appeared proved to show Hunt’s role in a February attack on a Cleveland hotel. I was looking for an argument with a woman while some men tried to hold him back. He later seems to press one of the men and knocks down a woman whom Hunt said he did not know. He seems to kick her while she is on the floor.
“I saw the things that happened,” said Chiefs star quarterback Patrick Mahomes, according to ESPN. “We do not do those things.”
Mahomes added that he stretched to chase according to The Athletic .
Chief coach Andy Reid referred most to the team’s statement about Hunt. But he said the decision to release the team’s leading rusher was tough.
“I do not want anything to distract from how tough a place this is to play [and] the leadership of my locker room overcome the situation we had there, which can be a distraction, and [they] rose today at a place like We have not always come out with this kind of results, “says Reid.
Spencer Ware, who filled Hunting and had 47 meters rushing at 14 wearing a touchdown, told reporters that he did not contact Hunt after he was released, according to ESPN.
“We had a job today. We had business to take care of. So we try to stay distraction free here. There is no attempt. You just have to do it. We played hard. We had our mistakes. let everything that happens on the outside dictate or control what we have, “said Ware.
“We do not do those things.”
True added that he believes Hunt is his “brother” but the focus right now is to win a Super Bowl.
Hunt sat down with ESPN’s Lisa Salters before Sunday’s game going on. In the interview, he acknowledged that he lied to the executive organization and expressed “regret” the incident.
Fox News Liam Quinn contributed to this report.