Marshawn Lynch Gets Sweet Deal

Dated: January 28 2014

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Marshawn Lynch's run of giving Skittles free publicity is officially over. The candy brand announced on Tuesday a formal deal with the Seattle Seahawks running back, whose relationship with the product dates to when his mother started giving him what she called "power pellets" in his Pop Warner playing days.
While specific terms of the deal are unknown, sources told ESPN that Lynch will receive financial compensation. The brand also will donate $10,000 to Lynch's Fam First Foundation for every touchdown he scores in Sunday's Super Bowl. The deal marks the first time the rainbow candy brand has paid an athlete. To celebrate the partnership, Skittles has made limited edition packages of a "Seattle Mix," a bag the brand will hand out this week that includes only candies of blue and green colors.

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