Marshawn Lynch's media day transcript

Published on NewsOK Modified: January 28, 2014 at 3:18 pm •  Published: January 28, 2014

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The transcript of Marshawn Lynch's answers at Super Bowl media day Tuesday:

—On whether he is having the time of his life this week.


—On his feelings about media day and the fans.

—"Man, I appreciate this. This is love right here, straight up. They came to watch people get interviewed? This is amazing right here, man."

—On why interviews are uncomfortable for him.

—"I think you're just taking it wrong. (It) don't make me uncomfortable."

—On whether he enjoys media attention.

—"Nope. I'm just about action. You say 'hut' and there's action. All the unnecessary talk, it don't do nothing for me. I appreciate that people want to hear from me, but I just go to work and do my thing. You feel me?"

—On whether he understands that media attention helps connect him to the fans.

—"I understand that. My fans love me regardless. They love the Seahawks. They aren't worried about what I've got to say. They just want to make sure I show up to perform."

—On the Denver defense.

—"They're a talented defense. They're a great defense. They're out there to do their thing. I'm more worried about what we've got going on."

—On why he, as a prominent player on the team, is not at a media day podium.

—"I like to keep it low key."

—On receiving congratulations for his contract to endorse Skittles.

—"Oh man, a lot of contracts."

—On fullback Michael Robinson.

—"He's big-time, man. He enjoys that, with the mics and everything; the Rob Report. He enjoys that kind of stuff. That's right up his alley."

—On having Robinson back in Seattle

—"It's big. He's a mentor for me. He's got a lot of knowledge about the game. He plays with passion. That's something I can identify with and that's my boy."