Fantasy Football Impact of Kareem Hunt’s Release: Pick Up Spencer Ware


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Dec 01, 2018, 09:35 PM EST
  • Kareem Hunt has been released by the Kansas City Chiefs after a video of him in a physical altercation was published on Friday.
  • If Spencer Ware, Hunt's backup, is available in your league, pick him up as soon as possible.

UPDATE, 8:55 p.m. ET: The Chiefs have released running back Kareem Hunt.

This story was published before Hunt was released on Friday night.

Kansas City Chiefs running back Kareem Hunt could be facing suspension or release after TMZ released surveillance video of Hunt shoving and kicking a woman at a Cleveland hotel in February.

While we don’t know what discipline Hunt will face — the Chiefs nor NFL have responded at the time of writing — you should move to pick up Spencer Ware as soon as possible if if he’s available in your league.

Here’s why: