Marshawn Lynch Explodes for 40-Yard TD Against 49ers, Skittles Rain Down

Kyle NewportFeatured ColumnistJanuary 19, 2014

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Something about the playoffs brings out the best in Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch.

On 3rd-and-1 in the third quarter of Sunday's NFC Championship Game, Lynch ran through the San Francisco 49ers defense for a 40-yard touchdown to make it a 10-10 game.

Beast Mode strikes again.

Even the Seattle Police Department had to tweet out a warning:

Caution: Receiving reports that a Beast has broken loose on @CenturyLink_Fld #gohawks

— Seattle Police Dept. (@SeattlePD) January 20, 2014

Of course, Seahawks fans were ready to bust out the Skittles:

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Seahawks receiver Golden Tate tried to eat some of the candy:

Skittles chimed in on Lynch's touchdown run:

The only thing that would make that touchdown more awesome is if I got in my time machine to watch it again.

— Skittles (@Skittles) January 20, 2014

This guy is a pretty big Lynch fan, via @BuzzFeedSports:

Marshawn's best friend. pic.twitter.com/n4llqhfZjo

— BuzzFeed Sports (@BuzzFeedSports) January 20, 2014