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Report: Kareem Hunt to start treatment, counseling

Posted: 1:09 PM, Dec 09, 2018
Updated: 2018-12-09 18:09:00Z
Report: Kareem Hunt to start treatment, counseling

Former Kansas City Chiefs and Willoughby South running back Kareem Hunt has started working with the NFL on a treatment and counseling program, ESPN reports. 

Hunt has voluntarily sought counseling after being involved in multiple incidents this past year. 

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The Kansas City Chiefs released Hunt from the team after a video obtained by  TMZ Sports , showed him shoving, pushing and kicking a woman at The Metropolitan at the 9 Hotel in Cleveland back in February.

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The two other incidents involving Hunt are a resort altercation from June about which the league questioned him and a violent incident at a nightclub in January about which the NFL didn't know until recently.

The NFL is still investigating all of the incidents and it is unknown when they will reach a decision on Hunt.