Marshawn Lynch, Megan Rapinoe posing nude for ESPN Magazine

Marshawn Lynch, Megan Rapinoe posing nude for ESPN Magazine

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SEATTLE, WA - DECEMBER 29: Running back Marshawn Lynch #24 of the Seattle Seahawks rushes against the St. Louis Rams at CenturyLink Field on December 29, 2013 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)


by KING 5 News

Posted on June 25, 2014 at 7:15 AM

Updated Wednesday, Jun 25 at 10:14 AM

Marshawn Lynch may shy away from the media, but he’s not shy about his body.

The annual ESPN The Magazine Body Issue will feature the Seattle Seahawks running back as one of the 22 athletes who will pose nude.

Another Seattle athlete posing for the July 11 issue is University of Portland alum, Seattle Reign FC and U.S. National Team star Megan Rapinoe.


Other athletes appearing in the Body Issue   

  • Michael Phelps, 22-time medalist in Olympic swimming
  • Venus Williams, 5-time Wimbledon champion
  • Prince Fielder, Texas Rangers
  • Serge Ibaka, Oklahoma City Thunder
  • Amy Purdy, Paralympic bronze medal-winning snowboarder and Dancing with the Stars runner-up
  • Jamie Anderson, Olympic gold medal-winning snowboarder
  • Thomas Berdych, tennis player
  • Aja Evans, Olympic bronze-medal winning bobsledder
  • Larry Fitzgerald, Arizona Cardinals
  • Omar Gonzales, U.S. Men’s soccer player
  • Coco Ho, professional surfer
  • Bernard Hopkins, boxing champion
  • Ginger Huber, cliff diver
  • Hilary Knight, Olympic hockey player
  • Angel McCoughtry, WNBA player
  • Travis and Lyn-Z Pastrana, X-Games stars
  • Jimmy Spithill, Skipper of America’s Cup-winning yacht Oracle Team USA
  • Nigel Sylvester, BMX rider
  • Danyelle Wolf, Women’s boxer