KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Tears streamed Kareem Hunt’s cheeks Friday night after learning about his destiny with Kansas City Chiefs, the team he had played in 2017 and “18.
The managers sent Hunt home moments after TMZ Sports uploaded a video of Hunt Shoving and kicks a woman in a hall in a hotel in central Cleveland on the morning of February 10th. Hours later they called him back to tell him they let him go.
Hunt cried in front of his coaches and members of the front office, according to several league sources with knowledge of the situation. With shocking feelings in his voice, Hunt apologized for his mistake and asked the managers to rethink their decision.
“It really felt like a funeral” said a source to Athletic on Saturday when executives were prepared to play AFC West rival Raiders without the star driving back.
When Hunt was dealing with the shock of his contract ceasing, he also received a …