On Sunday night, Isiah Pacheco played a vital role in the Kansas City Chiefs win over the Buffalo Bills. As Kansas City advanced to their sixth straight AFC Championship game, the former Rutgers football star recorded 97 rushing yards on 15 carries. However, he didn’t only make headlines with his play.
After the game, Pacheco took the time to interact with a young Chiefs fan. Pacheco signed the fans jersey and gave him the gloves he used during the game. Despite the cold temperatures, the 24-year-old took the time to give the fan a moment he would never forget.
Additionally, themoment seemed to hype up the fan who braved the cold. Following the interaction, he said to Pacheco, ” Thank you, Let’s go boy, Let’s go boy! Let’s go!”
Their few moments together ended with a high-five.
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The former Rutgers football standout has become a fan favorite due to his play. Following a solid regular season, Pacheco has 186 rushing yards this postseason and has found the end zone twice. He has also added two catches and 13 receiving yards to his resume.
With the Chiefs’ eyes set on a championship, more fan interactions could be on the horizon as Pacheco continues to be a vital piece of the offense.