June 30, 2015 7:42 AM EDT

When Marshawn Lynch appeared on Conan Monday night, host Conan O’Brien seized the opportunity to let the Seattle Seahawks running back immerse himself in his favorite candy.

As Lynch’s love of Skittles is well-known, O’Brien set up an “end zone” full of the fruity candy and encouraged the football player to jump in backwards — which happens to be Lynch’s signature move.

Lynch was more than keen and, unsurprisingly, O’Brien was only too happy to join him.

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