Kareem Hunt left the Chiefs with little choice once the security video of his altercation in a Cleveland hotel became public, writes Terez Paylor of Yahoo Sports.

Hunt portrayed the incident to the club in an entirely different light, and the video reflected poorly on the organization. The Chiefs took a calculated risk on Tyreek Hill, a move they felt comfortable enough to do based on Hill's candor and contrition. Hunt lacked both, and the club moved swiftly rather and appear indifferent.

There’s no defense for Kareem Hunt as sensitive Chiefs were forced to cut him