Jim McMahon will appear on ‘Thursday Night Football’ in his home state stumping not for the navy blue and orange — but for green.

The former Bears quarterback will appear in a commercial encouraging Arizonans to vote yes next month on Prop 205, which would legalize recreational marijuana use in the state.

In the ad, the Super Bowl XX champion talks about how he began taking painkillers in 1983, his second season with the Bears, and kept the regimen going “daily” for the rest of his career, which ended with the Packers in 1996.

“It takes its toll,” he said. “I was taking too many of those things.”

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