Marshawn Lynch: Speaks Out – To The Turkish Media?

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Updated: March 1, 2015

 

Marshawn Lynch, no fan of the NFL media, opened up more than he has to date about the end of the Super Bowl, St Louis Rams v Seattle Seahawksand he did it, of all places, on TV in Turkey.

That's where he, Panthers RB DeAngelo Williams, and Browns TE Gary Barnidge are taking part in a camp for American Football Without Barriers camp, which promotes the sport's growth around the world. The video should be cued up to the 21-minute mark where Lynch is asked about the Seahawks' fateful decision to throw the ball.

“I think it was more of a … how do I say this? When you look at me, and you let me run that ball in, I'm the face of tumblr_nkapchTLKe1rlypp5o1_400the nation. You know, the MVP of the Super Bowl, that's pretty much the face of the nation at that point in time. I don't know what went into that call. I mean, maybe it was a good thing that I didn't get the ball.

“It cost us the Super Bowl. I mean, I have full confidence in my teammates to execute that play because we've done it so many times. But would I have loved to had the ball? Yes, I would have. I would have.”

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