Did Marshawn Lynch “Act Like a “Jackass” During Media Day?
Marshawn Lynch has one answer to any and all the questions he was ask during Tuesday’s Super Bowl media day.
The event takes place each year on the Tuesday during the week before Super Bowl Sunday. The purpose is to give both Super Bowl teams the opportunity to engage sports reporters, writers and broadcasters from across the country in the event’s annual Media Day.
Lynch was reportedly bombarded with questions regarding his recent incident in the NFC championship game.
For those who missed it…the Seattle Seahawks running back was fined $20k by the NFL for grabbing his crotch during a TD celebration.
Marshawn sat in front of the microphones sporting sunglasses and a backpack. Every time he was ask a question by the media he sounded like a broken record….Regardless of the topic of discussion he repeated over and over again, “Hey, I’m just here so I don’t get fined.”
Marshawn’s responses in Tuesday’s media event came as no surprise…” Over the last two seasons, Lynch has been fined $100,000 for failing to comply with the league’s mandate that players talk to reporters; if he stays mum on media day, he could incur another massive penalty.
The Super Bowl is the annual championship game of the National Football League (NFL), the highest level of professional football in the United States, culminating a season that begins in the late summer of the previous calendar year. Super Bowl I was played on January 15, 1967, following the 1966 regular season.
The next game, Super Bowl XLIX, will be played on February 1, 2015.
Seven different teams have won back-to-back Super Bowls, one of which has done it twice:
- Green Bay Packers (Super Bowls I and II)
- Miami Dolphins (Super Bowls VII and VIII)
- Pittsburgh Steelers (twice: Super Bowl IX and X, and Super Bowl XIII and XIV)
- San Francisco 49ers (Super Bowl XXIII and XXIV)
- Dallas Cowboys (Super Bowl XXVII and XXVIII)
- Denver Broncos (Super Bowl XXXII and XXXIII)
- New England Patriots (Super Bowl XXXVIII and XXXIX)
Bad weather…no problem….especially if your a Patriots fan and you have tickets to this weekends Super Bowl in Arizona.
As of Monday night…almost every flight from Boston to just about any and everywhere had been cancelled. This left Patriots fans in major turmoil and uncertainty as to whether or not they would making it to the game.
According to sources…Logan International Airport, the biggest airport in New England has added extra flights to handle the rush to AZ.
A rep for the Airport, said “Five airlines have added additional flights to Phoenix from Logan starting on Thursday, in order to accommodate fans traveling to the Super Bowl.”
The rep says, “There have also been additional charter flights added — also starting Thursday.”
Miss Beverly Hills Chanelle Riggan had the ultimate wardrobe malfunction during the Miss California USA finals
Riggan’s major malfunction occurred during the bikini portion of the competition on Jan. 11th, As Riggan was making her bikini debut…her when her top came undone and her breast were exposed. She handled it well as she proceeded across the pageant stage.
Despite the stressful ordeal…Riggan managed to grab 4th runner up.
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