WATCH: Marshawn Lynch works out with Skittles -- literally

Marshawn Lynch's workout is as unconventional as it is tasty. (USATSI)
Marshawn Lynch's workout is as unconventional as it is tasty. (YouTube)

Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch loves Skittles. So much, it turns out, that they've become part of his offseason workouts.

Lynch's love affair with the sugary treat goes back several years. He's previously sported taste-the-rainbow cleats, had a custom Skittles jersey made, been pelted with Skittles as a show of respect by Seattle faithful, and CenturyLink Field even includes a side of Skittles with its Marshawn Lynch burger.

In case you're wondering (and you almost certainly aren't) Lynch, who got $6 million guaranteed in his latest deal, could buy 24 million ounces of Skittles with that money.

CBS Sports Writer

Ryan Wilson has been an NFL writer for CBS Sports since June 2011, and he's covered five Super Bowls in that time. Ryan previously worked at AOL's FanHouse from start to finish, and Football Outsiders... Full Bio

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