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Marshawn Lynch

Marshawn Lynch - #24 - RB

Status Active
Height/Weight 5' 11"/ 215 lbs.
Birthday 04/22/1986
Birthplace Oakland, CA
College California
Years played 7
Drafted 2007, 1st round, 12th pick by Bills


Att Yds TD
315 1590 11

Free-agent scouting report: Seahawks RB Marshawn Lynch

Posted Feb. 26, 2012 @ 9:54 a.m. ET
The Seahawks would prefer to sign a long-term deal with RB Marshawn Lynch, but using the franchise tag on him remains a likely scenario.  

Bills' pick for Lynch improves to fifth-rounder

Posted Feb. 15, 2012 @ 5:50 p.m. ET
The October 2010 Bills-Seahawks trade that sent Marshawn Lynch to Seattle came closer to being finalized on Wednesday.

Five wild-card shockers from the past decade

Posted Jan. 06, 2012 @ 3:12 p.m. ET
You may think you know which teams are going to win this weekend, but Mike Beacom reminds us that anything can happen in the NFL.

Fines handed out for Week 16 violations

Posted Dec. 31, 2011 @ 11:57 a.m. ET
Cardinals DT Darnell Dockett was fined $30,000 for two illegal plays last weekend, and several well-known players were fined for breaking NFL uniform rules.

Del Pilar's Digest: Fantasyland RB report

Posted Dec. 26, 2011 @ 7:33 p.m. ET
William Del Pilar takes a look at the stat lines for running backs, like Ryan Mathews and Stevan Ridley, and what they mean for fantasy owners heading into Week 17.

Late-blooming Seahawks making presence felt

Posted Dec. 19, 2011 @ 7:43 p.m. ET
With five wins in their last six games and three straight wins for the first time since 2007, it's time to start paying a lot more attention to Pete Carroll's Seahawks.

Seahawks-Bears matchup of the day: Wednesday

Posted Dec. 14, 2011 @ 3:57 p.m. ET
Seahawks RB Marshawn Lynch can wear down a defense with leg drive, good balance and a punishing running style.

Seahawks pull away for 30-13 win over Rams

Posted Dec. 12, 2011 @ 11:51 p.m. ET
Marshawn Lynch topped 100 yards rushing for the fifth time in the last six games as Seattle posted a 30-13 win over a staggering St. Louis team on Monday night.

Lynch carries Seahawks to 31-14 win over Eagles

Posted Dec. 01, 2011 @ 11:32 p.m. ET
Marshawn Lynch ran for 148 yards and a pair of first-half touchdowns as Seattle beat Philadelphia 31-14 on Thursday night.

Seahawks suffer setback with sloppy loss to Redskins

Posted Nov. 28, 2011 @ 10:45 p.m. ET
Seattle's hopes of winning a third consecutive game for the first time in four years went up in a smoke in a 23-17 loss that was demoralizing, to say the least.

Start or sit: Week 10

Posted Nov. 11, 2011 @ 2:10 p.m. ET
Can Marshawn Lynch continue to be productive? Is Matt Cassel worth a start? William Del Pilar offers fantasy football owners his start and sit recommendations for Week 10.

Seahawks RB Lynch injures back before game

Posted Oct. 23, 2011 @ 6:32 p.m. ET
Seahawks RB Marshawn Lynch injured his back in warmups and did not play in Sunday's loss to the Browns.

Del Pilar's Digest: Running back busts

Posted Aug. 24, 2011 @ 11:43 p.m. ET
You're asking for trouble if you take the injury-prone Jahvid Best as one of your top running backs. See who ranks as busts and overrated at the RB spot.

Lynch leads NFC West's fantasy sleeper pack

Posted Aug. 02, 2011 @ 4:43 p.m. ET
PFW takes a stab at identifying the NFC West's top fantasy sleepers in 2011, with Seattle RB Marshawn Lynch leading the way.  

Seahawks comfortable with RBs Lynch, Forsett

Posted Jan. 27, 2011 @ 2:36 p.m. ET
While major improvement in Seattle’s ground game is considered a key need, we hear there hasn’t been much talk about making any major changes in the Seahawks’ RB corps.


Posted Jan. 13, 2013
Lynch, who had been listed as probable with a foot injury, is starting in Sunday's divisional playoff game against Atlanta.||||||| Cornerback Byron Maxwell (hamstring) is not playing. Rookie defensive end Bruce Irvin is making his first career start for Seattle. Irvin is replacing sacks leader Chris Clemons, who was injured his left knee in last Sunday's playoff win over Washington. Defensive end Patrick Chukwurah, signed by the Seahawks on Wednesday, is active.
Posted Jan. 11, 2013
Lynch has a sprained foot but is probable and expected to play Sunday against Atlanta. He rushed for 132 yards and a touchdown in last week's wild-card round win over Washington. He did not participate in practice Wednesday and Thursday.||||||| Asked what it would take for Lynch not to play, coach Pete Carroll cracked, "Miss the flight? Doesn't show up in Atlanta?"
Posted Jan. 07, 2013
Lynch helped the Seattle Seahawks to a 24-14 victory over the Redskins on Sunday.||||||| Lynch ran 20 times for 132 yards and one score two years after his amazing 131-yard effort against New Orleans in a wild-card game. Next week's tilt with Atlanta should be fun.
Posted Dec. 31, 2012
Lynch punctuated his regular season with another impressive performance, running 18 times for 100 yards.||||||| Lynch, who was the NFL's third-leading rusher this season with 1,590 yards, averaged 7.0 yards per carry over his last four games.
Posted Dec. 24, 2012
Lynch had 26 carries for 111 yards and one touchdown in Seattle's 42-13 win over San Francisco on Sunday night.||||||| Lynch has three 100-yard rushing games and five touchdowns in his last three games. He added two catches for 19 yards and a touchdown out of the backfield.