RENTON, WASHINGTON – Marshawn Lynch famously said during Super Bowl week that he was “all about that action, boss.”
His action on Friday was defiance. The Super Bowl champion Seattle Seahawks opened training camp and Lynch chose to stay away because of his current contract situation.
Beast Mode’s status: absent and unhappy.
“Everybody is calling him, but it’s a business at the end of the day,” Seattle defensive end Michael Bennett said. “. . . So all you can do is support him. You want him to be here, but as a player you understand the business side too.”