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Marshawn Lynch: I'm just here so I won't get fined (video)

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Marshawn Lynch fulfilled his media obligations and will keep the money in his pocket for at least another day.

Marshawn Lynch: 'I'm Just Here So I Won't Get Fined'

Lynch sat for the required four minutes and 30 seconds of media time during Super Bowl Media Day, but didn't say anything other than eight words, "I'm just here so I won't get fined."

The best moments came when Lynch saluted a kid who wished him good luck, did some unique "beast mode" gestures and had a friendly back and forth with Deion Sanders.

Lynch has been fined multiple times for not talking to the media in the past costing him over six figures in income, which 99 percent of us don't make in a year.

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Marshawn Lynch and Richard Sherman addressed the media at Super Bowl Media Day on Tuesday. Lynch kept his answers short & sweet before making a quick exit while Sherman had plenty to talk about.
PHOENIX, AZ - JANUARY 27: Marshawn Lynch #24 of the Seattle Seahawks eats Skittles as he addresses the media at Super Bowl XLIX Media Day Fueled by Gatorade inside U.S. Airways Center on January 27, 2015 in Phoenix, Arizona. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)
PHOENIX, AZ - JANUARY 27: Dion Bailey of the Seattle Seahawks talks a selfie at Super Bowl XLIX Media Day Fueled by Gatorade inside U.S. Airways Center on January 27, 2015 in Phoenix, Arizona. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)
PHOENIX, AZ - JANUARY 27: Head coach Bill Belichick takes a picture at Super Bowl XLIX Media Day Fueled by Gatorade inside U.S. Airways Center on January 27, 2015 in Phoenix, Arizona. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)
PHOENIX, AZ - JANUARY 27: Seattle Seahawks players talk with cheerleaders at Super Bowl XLIX Media Day Fueled by Gatorade inside U.S. Airways Center on January 27, 2015 in Phoenix, Arizona. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)
PHOENIX, AZ - JANUARY 27: Russell Wilson #3 of the Seattle Seahawks dances at Super Bowl XLIX Media Day Fueled by Gatorade inside U.S. Airways Center on January 27, 2015 in Phoenix, Arizona. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)
PHOENIX, AZ - JANUARY 27: Nate Solder #77 of the New England Patriots addresses the media at Super Bowl XLIX Media Day Fueled by Gatorade inside U.S. Airways Center on January 27, 2015 in Phoenix, Arizona. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)
PHOENIX, AZ - JANUARY 27: Bobby Wagner #54 of the Seattle Seahawks signs autographs at Super Bowl XLIX Media Day Fueled by Gatorade inside U.S. Airways Center on January 27, 2015 in Phoenix, Arizona. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)
PHOENIX, AZ - JANUARY 27: Russell Wilson #3 of the Seattle Seahawks addresses the media at Super Bowl XLIX Media Day Fueled by Gatorade inside U.S. Airways Center on January 27, 2015 in Phoenix, Arizona. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)
PHOENIX, AZ - JANUARY 27: Shane Vereen #34, James Develin #46 and Brandon Bolden #38 of the New England Patriots pose for a selfie at Super Bowl XLIX Media Day Fueled by Gatorade inside U.S. Airways Center on January 27, 2015 in Phoenix, Arizona. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)
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A rule is a rule is a rule, but why anyone in the media would want to talk to Lynch who says absolutely nothing is a weird desire. Pick a colorful Seahawk. Richard Sherman, Russell Wilson, Kam Chancellor, Michael Bennett, anyone would be a better choice than trying futilely to get Marshawn to say anything.

Come Sunday though, Marshawn Lynch will be "all about that action boss" which will work just fine for Seahawks fans.

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