10 Burning Questions: NFC West

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7. Is this the last year of Beast Mode?

That’s how it seems to be. The hype for Christine Michael has been off the charts, and given that Marshawn Lynch is getting older and wants more money, Michael may have an opportunity to take over sooner rather than later. Lynch needs to understand that running backs on the verge of 30 who carry the rock 300 times a season don’t have too much leverage in this NFL.

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