Nike Essential Men's Knit Running Pants. A VERSATILE FAVORITE GETS AN UPDATE. The Nike Essential Pants deliver a lightweight design for your favorite route. Ideal for layering or wearing solo, it features updated storage for essential items. Run Light: Knit fabric is lightweight for running without the bulk. lt's powered by Dri-FIT technology to help you stay dry and comfortable. Tapered and Layered: The tapered fit is snug around the ankles, making it ideal for layering. An improved ankle zipper is increased in length for easier on and off over your shoes. Deep Pockets, Essential Storage: Updated storage includes a secure media pocket at the center back with a quick-drying liner to help keep sweat away from your device. Snap-button hand pockets have more depth for better key or card storage. More Details: Reflective details.