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Rob Gronkowski, Marshawn Lynch steal the show at Super Bowl Media Day

The New England Patriots’ Rob Gronkowski answered questions during media day for Super Bowl XLIX on Tuesday.
The New England Patriots’ Rob Gronkowski answered questions during media day for Super Bowl XLIX on Tuesday. The Associated Press

Give credit to the NFL for its ability to make a must-see event out of even the most ordinary of activities.

Case in point: Super Bowl Media Day.

That’s the opportunity for reporters to talk with coaches and players from both Super Bowl teams, and it has become a big deal/circus.

Here are some highlights from Tuesday’s festivities, starting with some, um, fashion statements:

A little editorial comment:

And the first question (and response):

Marshawn Lynch’s thought for the day:

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