The Arlington Renegades of the now UFL have made a significant
move in preparation for the upcoming spring season, adding running back Dae
Dae Hunter to their roster. Hailing from Liberty University, Hunter is a dynamic
and versatile player who is expected to inject new energy into the Renegades’
offensive lineup.

With a proven track record of success as a rusher and receiver,
Hunter brings a multifaceted skill set to the team, providing quarterback Perez
with an additional weapon in the passing game. As the Renegades gear up for
the spring season, head coach Bob Stoops continues to reinforce the team’s
talent pool.

Career Stats

Dae Dae Hunter’s impressive career stats underscore his impact
on the field. In his collegiate career, he amassed 1,684 rushing yards and found
the end zone 13 times. Hunter contributed 49 receptions for 383 yards and three
touchdowns in the receiving game. His ability to both run and catch the ball
makes him a valuable asset for the Renegades, adding versatility to their
offensive strategy.

2021 Highlights

The 2021 season showcased Hunter’s prowess as he started
all ten games for his team. With 651 rushing yards on 101 attempts, he emerged
as the team’s leading rusher, scoring three touchdowns. Hunter’s performance
ranked him 10th nationally in yards per carry, showcasing his efficiency on the
ground. Notably, he recorded three 100-yard rushing performances during the
season, including a memorable 174-yard rushing display in just one half of action
at Nevada.
Hunter’s impact was more comprehensive than the ground game; he proved a
reliable target in the passing game. Hunter showcased his versatility as an
effective dual-threat player with a career-high seven receptions in the season
opener at UCLA and a career-high 83 receiving yards against Oregon State.

2020 Season and High School Achievements

In the 2020 season, Hunter continued to demonstrate his skill set, playing in all nine games with a pair of starts. He finished the season with 46 carries for 183 yards and two touchdowns,
averaging 4.0 yards per carry. Additionally, Hunter displayed his receiving
abilities with 12 catches for 71 yards and two touchdowns.
Before his college career, Hunter achieved remarkable success at Chandler High
School in Arizona. As a senior, he amassed 1,748 rushing yards and scored 33
touchdowns in 13 games, earning him the state Offensive Player of the Year title.
Leading his team to a perfect 13-0 season, including a state championship in the open division, Hunter solidified his status as a standout player on the high school

Personal Background

Born in Colorado Springs, Colorado, as Daveon Hunter,
the talented running back has family roots in Gary, Indiana, and Oklahoma City,
Oklahoma. Hunter intends to major in business and is one of eight siblings, with
four sisters and three brothers. His commitment to academic and athletic pursuits
exemplifies his dedication on and off the field.

The Arlington Renegades have strategically signed Dae Dae
Hunter, a running back with a proven track record of success and a diverse skill
set. As the team prepares for the upcoming XFL spring season, Hunter’s
presence is expected to boost the Renegades’ offense significantly. With speed,
agility, and reliable hands, Hunter is poised to make a lasting impact, and fans
eagerly anticipate his contributions on the field.


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Omar Saulters

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