Kareem Hunt Is Seeking Forgiveness, Says NFL Never Contacted Him About Video

Kareem Hunt sat down with ESPN’s Lisa Salters to clarify the “earlier than and after” of the violent assault which has led a right away exemption from the NFL’s head workplace. As reported, the NFL working again was on caught on tape violently assaulting a 19-year previous, the incident going down in a Cleveland lodge at an earlier date. Hunt instructed Lisa Salters that he’d by no means seen the video earlier than it was posted by TMZ – that he wasn’t “that sort of particular person” that may do “that” regularly, or ever.

Kareem feigned regret for his actions. “Honestly, it was only a lengthy evening. To be precise, it do not actually matter … I used to be within the unsuitable,” he instructed Lisa Salters. That can be so far as Hunt would take the scene narrative earlier than searching for forgiveness in a while within the course of.

“Honestly, I wished her simply to depart, but it surely’s no excuse,” Hunt mentioned after replaying the video with Lisa Salters. “I considered myself as being … that is not me. I used to be raised higher than that.” Minutes after being positioned on the NFL’s “Exempt List,” Kareem Hunt was proven the door by his employer, the Kansa City Chiefs. Sources say the NFL has discovered any incriminating proof to develop upon Kareem Hunt present punishment. As Kareem overtly acknowledged to ESPN’s Lisa Salters, the league has not spoken to him instantly about their investigation or the video itself.