Browns: Nick Chubb doesn't want Kareem Hunt to leave

Browns: Nick Chubb doesn't want Kareem Hunt gone


Even though they compete on the field, running backs Nick Chubb and Kareem Hunt are great friends, and the former wants more than anything that the latter stays with the Cleveland Browns.< /strong> 

Hunt, from the suburbs of Cleveland, had indicated earlier this summer that he would like to continue the adventure with the Browns, when he is due to finish the last season in 2022. provided for in his contract. However, it seems that he did not like the Browns' extension offers since he would have changed his tune and asked for a trade recently.

Hunt thus received the support not negligible from Chubb, one of the best carriers on the league since being drafted in 2018.

“I think it’s really important [to keep Hunt], Chubb quipped after the training of his own on Monday, according to comments reported by the NFL Network. He's my best friend, on and off the pitch. He's a great person to be around. I can't imagine playing without him. I want him here no matter what they do to keep him here. I want to play with Kareem.”

While Chubb has rushed for no less than 1,259 yards in 14 games in 2021, scoring eight touchdowns, Hunt has been limited to 386 yards in eight games due to injuries . He has two 1,000-yard rushing seasons since his NFL debut five years ago.