The Extra Point: Tuesday, September 5, 2017

The Checkdown's daily collection of odd, funny, and compelling NFL-related stories.

Beast Mode's Journey Home
Check out the role the city of Oakland played in Marshawn Lynch's path from pee wee football to suiting up in the Silver & Black.

Not sure if you guys have heard yet, but…
This "thing" happened 7 months ago, 111.3 million people watched said thing. Check out the details of how that thing came to be.

Looks like Peyton Manning has a new BFF
You think Papa John is jealous?

These 2017 NFL Rookies earned their stripes...
Check out the embarrassing haircuts, outrageous dinner bills, and more.

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