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- What does McKenzie do for a living?
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- How tall is McKenzie?
- How much money does McKenzie earn?
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Who is Isaiah McKenzie?
Isaiah McKenzie is a professional American well-known football wide receiver and return specialist for the Buffalo Bills of the NFL (National Football League). While at college, he played college football at Georgia and was drafted in the fifth round of the 2017 NFL Draft by the Denver Broncos. Primarily, he plays at wide receiver and punt returner but has also seen playing time at the NFL level as a running back and cornerback.
How Old Is Isaiah McKenzie?
He is 27 years old as of June 2022, having been born on April 9, 1995, in Miami, Florida, U.S. Isaiah shares his birthdate with celebrities such as; Tommyinnit, Lil Nas X, Kristen Stewart, Lilia Buckingham, Gerard Way, and many more.
Isaiah McKenzie Family
Who are Isaiah McKenzie’s Parents?
Information about his parents is not mentioned on the internet. In case of news regarding this matter, we will update it here as soon as possible.
Does Isaiah McKenzie have Siblings?
He has a brother by the name of Denzel McKenzie.
Isaiah McKenzie Education
He received his high school education at American Heritage Schools, Broward Campus. After high school, he attended the University of Georgia.
Isaiah McKenzie’s Marital Status
On his love life matters, he is seen as a person who hates drama and loves his privacy. He has managed to keep his marriage/dating life low-key thus leaving many with a lot of unanswered questions. In case there is news regarding this matter, we will update it here as soon as possible.
Isaiah McKenzie Kids
He does not have any kids currently. In case of new news regarding this matter, we will update it here as soon as possible.
Isaiah McKenzie Career
A College Career
In his first two years with the Georgia Bulldogs, he accumulated 190 receiving yards and 195 rushing yards and was primarily used as a kick returner. After Kirby Smart replaced Mark Richt as head coach, this saw McKenzie being more prominently featured in the Georgia passing game. As a junior, he caught 44 receptions for 633 yards and 7 touchdowns thus becoming the Bulldogs’ top receiver.
A Professional Career
A Career with the Denver Broncos
He was drafted in the fifth round, 172nd overall, in the 2017 NFL Draft by the Denver Broncos. In the season opener against the Los Angeles Chargers on September 11, 2017, on Monday Night Football, he returned three punt returns for 48 net yards in his NFL debut. In a game against the Buffalo Bills on September 24, he recorded his first career rushing attempt, a four-yard carry. Overall, he totaled four receptions for 29 yards on the season. However, he was waived by the Broncos on September 10, 2018, and was re-signed to the practice squad. He was then promoted to the active roster on October 25, 2018. Again he was waived on November 2, 2018.
A Career with Buffalo Bills
Due to him being waived by the Broncos, the Buffalo Bills claimed him off waivers on November 5, 2018.
A Career in 2018
With the Bills, he was used as the primary kick returner, but also saw significant time on offense. On November 25, he scored his first NFL touchdown, rushing 6 yards on a jet sweep against the Jacksonville Jaguars. In a game against the New York Jets, he was used in the run game after Chris Ivory and LeSean McCoy suffered injuries, rushing for 22 yards on 4 carries with another touchdown to go with 47 receiving yards in the 27-23 loss. In the 2018 season overall, he had 18 receptions for 179 receiving yards to go along with 66 rushing yards and 2 rushing touchdowns.
A Career in 2019
After the Bills added free agent kick returner, Andre Roberts, his kick return role decreased, however, he still found decent playing time on special teams and as a gadget player on offense. In week 5, he played a significant role by helping the Bills defeat the Tennessee Titans as his 46-yard reception helped set up the game-winning touchdown. In the Bills’ final game against the Jets of the 2019 season, McKenzie was pressed into service as a reserve cornerback as the Bills were resting the starters and the backups suffered injuries.
A Career in 2020
He re-signed with the Bills on March 30, 2020. In a Week 10 game against the Arizona Cardinals on November 15, 2020, he threw a 12-yard touchdown pass to quarterback Josh Allen on a trick to play during the 32-30 loss. Therefore, this became his first career touchdown pass. In the final game of the 2020 season against the Miami Dolphins, he arguably had his best game as a professional where he caught six passes for 65 yards and two touchdowns. Moreover, he returned a punt 84 yards for a touchdown, his first career special teams on his only punt return of the season. In a game against the Kansas City Chiefs in the AFC Championship, he recorded one catch for a six-yard touchdown in the 38-24 loss.
A Career in 2021
On March 29, 2021, he signed a one-year $1,15 million contract with the Bills. However, he was fined $14,650 on August 26, 2021, for violating the NFL’s COVID-19 protocol. In 2021, he became the primary kick returner but was benched after fumbling a kickoff in a loss to the Indianapolis Colts. Because of starting slot receiver Cole Beasley being diagnosed with COVID-19, McKenzie was thus utilized more in a Week 16 game against the New England Patriots. In the game, he caught 11 passes for 125 yards and a touchdown as the Bill beat the Patriots 33-21.
A Career in 2022
McKenzie went on and signed a two-year extension with the Bills on March 13, 2022.
A Business Ventures Career
He and his friend Mel Rodriguez, opened LaTaraila Barbecue, a restaurant outside Miami, Florida, in 2020.
Isaiah McKenzie Height and Measurements
Adding up to his well-built body is a height of 5tf 8inches (1.73m) and a weight of 74kg (163lbs).
Isaiah McKenzie’s Salary and Net Worth
He has an annual average salary of $2.2 million and has an estimated net worth of between $1 and $5 million.