Hunt issued an apology when speaking with ESPN's Lisa Salters.
"Honestly, I just want to let the world know how sorry I am for my actions," Hunt told Salters. "It's been a tough time for me. I'm extremely embarrassed because of that video"
Hunt discussed his actions during the February incident as well as his conversations with the Chiefs during the team's investigation. Hunt admitted to lying to Kansas City in his initial conversations with the organization.
Kareem Hunt: "The Chiefs are right. I didn't tell them everything. I don't blame them for anything. My actions caused this."— Albert Breer (@AlbertBreer) December 2, 2018
Hunt was released by the Chiefs on Friday. He is eligible to be claimed on waivers, with the deadline coming at 4 p.m. ET on Friday.