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Former Cal Star Marshawn Lynch Caught Pleading For Whiskey During Super Bowl Parade

by Bill Disbrow
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Marshawn Lynch #24 of Seattle Seahawks celebrates waves to fans during a parade to celebrate their victory in Super Bowl XLVII on February 5, 2014 in Seattle, Washington. (Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)

Marshawn Lynch #24 of Seattle Seahawks celebrates waves to fans during a parade to celebrate their victory in Super Bowl XLVII on February 5, 2014 in Seattle, Washington. (Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)

SEATTLE (CBS SF) – Former Cal star Marshawn Lynch got one of his more impressive handoffs of the season during Wednesday’s Super Bowl victory parade in downtown Seattle – a bottle of booze from one of the 700,000 fans in attendance.

The Oakland native has known how to celebrate a win since before his days wheeling a golf cart around the Memorial Stadium Turf. Here’s a look back:

Lynch celebrates by driving a golf cart on the field after a victory in 2006. (Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)

Lynch celebrates by driving a golf cart on the field after a victory in 2006. (Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)

But on Wednesday Lynch, who is known for munching Skittles on the sideline, showed his taste is all grown up now.

Riding all alone atop an amphibious tour bus apparently got a tad boring for the star running back of the Seattle Seahawks. So when he spotted a fan with a bottle of Fireball Whiskey in the crowd he demanded a handoff, as this video shows.

As you can see, it took a while for the fan to catch on, but once he did, ignoring the wants of a man known as “Beast Mode” was not an option. As CBS Sports reports, Lynch was later caught sneaking sips.

https://twitter.com/FireballWhisky/status/431528645824225280

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