Isiah Pacheco, the Kansas City Chiefs’ dynamic running back, was doubtful for the AFC Championship Game against the Baltimore Ravens due to ankle and toe injuries. He missed practice on Wednesday and Thursday, and only had limited participation on Friday.
But Pacheco proved his resilience by playing in the crucial game on Sunday, delighting Chiefs fans. He had an impactful performance, helping the Chiefs advance to the Super Bowl for the second consecutive year.
Who is Isiah Pacheco?
Isiah Pacheco, or “Pop,” is an American football running back for the Kansas City Chiefs in the NFL. He was born on March 2, 1999, in Vineland, New Jersey, and played college football at Rutgers University. He was drafted by the Chiefs in the seventh round of the 2022 NFL Draft. In his rookie season, he won Super Bowl LVII with the Chiefs and impressed everyone with his dynamic playing style.