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Marshawn Lynch is riding a camel because Marshawn Lynch

Touring the Petra Desert

PETRA, JORDAN - OCTOBER 12: Camels sit waiting to be ridden by tourists in Wadi Rum on October 12, 2008 in Petra, Jordan. The sandstone in the region has given rise to unique rock formations, rising from the desert, forming deep canyons and fissures. Tourists from all around the world flock to the ancient city of Petra, built during the fifth and sixth centuries BC, Petra is the ruined capital of the Nabatean Arabs. Its immense façades were lost for almost 1000 years until they were rediscovered by the Swiss traveller Johan Ludwig Burckhardt in 1812. Luxury tourism in the region is booming and set to continue with rumours of budget carriers such as Easyjet set to make nearby Aqaba a future destination. (Photo by Chris Jackson/Getty Images)

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Marshawn Lynch is taking Beast Mode to a new, and more literal meaning.

The Seahawks posted a video of the retired running back riding a camel in Egypt this week, because I went to journalism school for four years and change to write that sentence.

“We ghost-riding the camel right now, you feel me?” Lynch said, because what else would he say, really?

Lynch is in Cairo for the American Football Without Barriers camp, which he participated in when it went to Turkey last year. So it appears he’s having a good time with himself, while the camel looks like he’s just there so he doesn’t get fined.

Lynch’s retirement leaves Adrian Peterson as the only remaining camel-riding running back in the NFL, after Peterson got the hump out of his back at his own birthday party last year.