Beast Mode out.
After countless memorable moments and some of the toughest runs anyone has ever seen, the Seattle Seahawks placed Marshawn Lynch on the retired/reserve list during the 2016 offseason, effectively ending his NFL career.
The star running back had previously announced that he was retiring with a Twitter post during Super Bowl 50—literally hanging up his cleats—but without official paperwork, many wondered if he’d have a change of heart.
He did not. Lynch after putting up over 9,100 rushing yards and 74 touchdowns in his 10-year NFL career—six of which came with the Seahawks—Beast Mode hung up his cleats.
Lynch was the heart and soul of the Seahawks offense during his time with the team, becoming a fan favorite for his affinity for Skittles and for trucking over opponents with bruising runs.
Here's a look at the most badass, toughest, and coolest moments—commercials and interviews too!—from Lynch’s career: