TOPEKA, Kan. (KSNT) – Saturday, A Kansas City Chiefs legend was in Topeka. Christian Ayoke was at the West Ridge Mall signing autographs for Chiefs fans.They got the chance to sit down and take a picture with him as well. ‘The Nigerian Nightmare’ is known for his running style which helped him go to 2 Pro-Bowls. Ayoke says that seeing all the Chief fans’ support is something he is very grateful for.
” It’s very nice,” former Chiefs fullback Christian Akoye said. “Its always nice to see the chiefs fans very excited about the team so every time i see them it makes me feel good.”
When he retired in 1992, he was the Chiefs all time leading rusher. Since his retirement that record has been broken. Akoye was inducted into the chiefs hall of fame in 2000.