Ex-NFL RB Isaiah Pead
Gunnin’ for Paralympic Gold
… After Shedding Leg
four/2/2018 12:30 AM PDT
Former NFL working again Isaiah Pead ain’t gonna let a life-changing coincidence rob him of his athletic desires … telling TMZ Sports activities he is now on a quest for Paralympic gold!!
We spoke to Isaiah 16 months after he misplaced maximum of his left leg in a car crash … and he advised us he is making plans on hittin’ the observe in hopes of crushing the 2020, 2024 and 2028 Summer time Paralympics.
“In the event that they let me at the observe, I am goin’ for the gold, length.”
Pead says he is nonetheless within the early levels — getting a prosthesis and sponsorship — however he is assured the entirety will come in combination.
If and when it does, the ex-Rams and Dolphins RB says he is gunnin’ for the rostrum within the 400 — an match he ruled again when he was once a highschool sprinter.
As for his long-term objectives — “three gold medals, three Paralympics. God prepared, that is a hell of a occupation proper there.”