Tags: Domestic Violence

On Pro Football: A Soaring N.F.L. Is Disrupted by a Familiar Demon: Off-Field Abuse

Kansas City Chiefs running back Kareem Hunt seemed to embody an N.F.L. that had been regaining its footing after a period of sliding ratings and fan anger over player protests during the national anthem. The league has enjoyed higher-scoring games, better television ratings and the emergence of several exciting young players like Hunt, who has…

Cubs Offer the Suspended Shortstop Addison Russell a 2019 Contract

CHICAGO — The Cubs offered shortstop Addison Russell a 2019 contract while maintaining on Friday that his future with the team was not certain. Russell is serving a 40-game domestic violence suspension from Major League Baseball after his ex-wife, Melisa Reidy, accused him in a blog post of years of physical and emotional abuse. Theo…

Kareem Hunt of the Chiefs Caught on Video in Altercation With Woman

A video obtained by TMZ shows Kareem Hunt, the star running back of the high-flying Kansas City Chiefs, in a physical altercation at a hotel with a woman who ends up knocked to the ground and kicked by him. The N.F.L. announced on Friday night, after the release of the video, that it had suspended…