Marshawn Lynch Wore His Super Cool, Suspension-Threatening Gold Cleats During Super Bowl Warm-Ups

02/01/2015 06:36 pm ET | Updated Feb 01, 2015

Marshawn Lynch took the field during Super Bowl warm-ups with his infamous gold cleats on Sunday.

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The National Football League reportedly told the Seattle Seahawks running back he would not be allowed to play in the NFC Championship Game if he wore the shoes. Lynch’s Seahawks teammate Richard Sherman criticized the league for coming down so hard on Lynch, noting that the league would likely not suspend anyone over the “deflategate” controversy.

Sadly, it looks like he took them off for the game. Here's a closer look at the shoes:

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