Marshawn Lynch’s ManningCast interview had a bit of Hennessy, Skittles and a big F-bomb
ESPN’s ManningCast is back in full force for the “Monday Night Football” game between the Saints and the Seahawks. In fact, he immediately went into Beast Mode, which resulted in a new episode of damage control.
Peyton and Eli Manning spent the back half of the first quarter trading stories (and, it seems, gunshots) with Seahawks legend Marshawn Lynch. From the jump, the interview promised to be a wild ride, Lynch confirming to Eli that he had been pursuing an interesting pre-game ritual: a bit of Hennessy.
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To prepare for this session, said the inactive Lynch, he changed the diet from one and a half moves to three: one for himself, one for Peyton (“big brother”) and one for Eli (“little brother). “).
Eli then volunteered to take part of it down himself. (If he followed, he did so off camera).
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And while Lynch never needs liquid courage to say whatever comes to mind, part of that Hennessy must have spoken as he dropped several profanities during his live banter with the Manning Brothers. Concrete example: this F bomb dropped.
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There were also several hashtags, including in a reaction to a video of him eating his signature snack, Skittles, on the sidelines:
With the Mannings (and ESPN) fully aware of what happened the last time the brothers aired an “MNF” game – Eli, uh, double birds – Peyton had to apologize on the air after the segment by Lynch. And then Eli had one last hit on the censors and the scoldings.
“Keep your hands down. “