Marshawn Lynch prevents Oakland restaurant closing by buying it

Marshawn Lynch’s celebrated return to the NFL to play for his hometown Oakland Raiders continues to be one of the better story lines of the offseason.And now comes word that Lynch has stepped up to prevent a landmark Oakland-area restaurant from closing by purchasing it.FOX 2 KTVU reports that Lynch has agreed to take over the operation of Scend’s Restaurant and Bar, a popular...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Marshawn Lynch buying local soul food restaurant so it doesn't close down

Not a day goes by that Oakland Raiders running back Marshawn Lynch doesn’t make headlines, and for good causes. This time around, Lynch is rescuing a local restaurant so it can remain in business.Yes. Beastmode will be able to add “restaurant owner” to his laundry list of current jobs. According to Fox KTVU News, Lynch will take over ownership of Scend’s Restaurant and Bar...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Marshawn Lynch owns entire West Coast in jersey sales

Marshawn Lynch’s celebrated return from retirement to play for his hometown Oakland Raiders has been a fascinating story this NFL offseason. And it looks like Lynch’s pro football homecoming is translating into enormous jersey sales, not only in the Oakland area but the entire West Coast as well.According to data provided by NFL Shop, via ESPN, Lynch has the best-selling jersey...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Marshawn Lynch throws out first pitch at A’s game

The Marshawn Lynch retirement tour is officially over, and now he’s back in the spotlight again.From hitting the practice field with his new team to surprising 2,000 young kids with a free trip to a waterpark, Lynch is back to being a major player in the area he grew up in.And on Sunday, he threw out the first pitch before the A’s took on the Indians at Coliseum. Raiders...
Via The Sports Daily
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Marcus Peters: Chiefs will 'beat the dog **** out of' Marshawn Lynch

Kansas City Chiefs Pro Bowl cornerback Marcus Peters is not without sentiment as it relates to Marshawn Lynch playing with the Oakland Raiders. But that sentiment only goes so far.Like Lynch, Peters is from Oakland. So, he’s happy that both Lynch and Oakland will get to enjoy the homecoming. But when it comes time for the Chiefs and Raiders to play, all of that goodwill goes out...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

Marshawn Lynch goes Beast Mode in charity soccer game

Marshawn Lynch is one of the most entertaining people you’ll ever come across. He’s always involved in some shenanigans of some sort, and his smile is undeniably infectious.The Oakland Raiders running back was playing in a charity soccer match on Sunday. The event was organized by organized by former Sounder Steve Zakuani, and Lynch stole the show.Whether it was Lynch coming...
Via Sportsnaut
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Marshawn Lynch to give away 2K water park tickets to Oakland kids

Marshawn Lynch’s triumphant return to his hometown of Oakland after coming out of retirement to sign with the Raiders could not be going better. Not only is the veteran running back drawing praise from his Raiders teammates and coaching staff, Lynch is continuing his longstanding devotion to the Oakland community.And Lynch’s latest act of generosity will get 2,000 kids free admission...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Raiders OC ‘pleasantly surprised’ by Marshawn Lynch

When the Oakland Raiders landed Marshawn Lynch this offseason, many of us wondered which version would be showing up. Would we see Beast Mode return in all his glory, or would he resemble the battered and bruised iteration we witnessed throughout the 2015 season?Based on his jersey sales, it seems more fans are optimistic than pessimistic on this front. Additionally, based on everything...
Via Sportsnaut
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Derek Carr trolls Seahawks with funny Marshawn Lynch zinger

Derek Carr couldn’t help but take a shot about the Seahawks and their Super Bowl XLIX failure.Carr, who just became the highest-paid player in the NFL after receiving a $125 million contract, will now have the benefit of having Marshawn Lynch behind him in the backfield. And he seems pretty happy about it.The Raiders quarterback spoke to reporters on Friday, and made sure to point...
Via The Sports Daily
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Marshawn Lynch’s store offers free haircuts to kids with good grades

Marshawn Lynch is doing a lot more than just selling apparel at his Beast Mode store in Oakland. He’s also trying to help reinforce good schoolwork among kids.Lynch has two Beast Mode store locations — one in Seattle, where he was a star with the Seahawks, and the other in Oakland, where he grew up and now plays for the Raiders.USA Today’s Jarrett Bell took a photo outside...
Via Larry Brown Sports
June 14, 2017  |  Discuss

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