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New York Jets running back LaDainian Tomlinson was a guest on Showtime’s Inside the NFL and boy did he expose just how dysfunctional the Jets were this season.
Tomlinson said that quarterback Mark Sanchez is “a bit pampered because he has no competition” and that Sanchez’s problems with receiver Santonio Holmes is “as bad as I’ve been around.”
Tomlinson disagree’s with one Jets player’s opinion that Sanchez is “lazy” and indicated that they need to bring in a good back up to push him.
“He has no real threat to say this guy may take my job,” Tomlinson said.
Tomlinson said that the Jets locker room got more dysfunctional as the season went on and by the end of the season, it was really bad.
“It is as bad as I’ve ever been around, honestly,” Tomlinson said about the relationship between Sanchez and Holmes. “You know it was at the point where I think the players could no longer do anything about it. There was nothing that the players could do. So when it gets to that po
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LaDainian Tomlinson appeared on Showtime’s “Inside the NFL” on Wednesday night in an attempt to shed some light on the recent issues the New York Jets have had on and off the field. In doing so, he definitely dropped a few bombshells that shocked even the most cynical Jet fans. First, LT stated that the issues in the locker room started in Week 3 or Week 4. That has got to...
At least LaDainian Tomlinson attached his name to his quotes.
If you are going to say it, say it with your chest not anonymously. With that being said why LT is probably telling the truth, I don’t think airing it to the public will help anything get resolved.
A week after a Daily News report painted a polarizing picture of Mark Sanchez, future Hall of Famer LaDainian Tomlinson...
On Sunday LaDainian Tomlinson pinned the Jets’ locker room problems on a rift between Mark Sanchez and the wide receivers. He took his statements even further during an interview on Inside the NFL.
“And I’ve been around some locker rooms and quarterback-receiver situations and what-not,” Tomlinson said. “But it was as bad as I’ve been around. You know it was at the point...
LaDainian Tomlinson says the tension between New York Jets players that fractured the locker room this season was "as bad as I've ever been around, honestly." In an interview with Showtime's "Inside The NFL" airing Wednesday night, the running back says the turmoil started in the third or fourth week and "got out of hand toward the end of the season."...
LaDainian Tomlinson admitted that he believes that Mark Sanchez is “a bit pampered” by the Jets organization. Several key players and members of the organization questioned everything from Sanchez’s leadership to his work habits on the practice field about in a Daily News story last week. ...
NEW YORK (AP) -- LaDainian Tomlinson says the tension between New York Jets players that fractured the locker room this season was "as bad as I've ever been around, honestly."
We’ve previously predicted that, once running back LaDainian Tomlinson severs all ties with the Jets, his interview will be more compelling than a Jim Irsay tweet. But it appears that, instead of one epic sit-down meltdown, L.T. will bleed out the details in a series of engagements and appearances. Over the weekend, Tomlinson touched on…
Veteran running back LaDainian Tomlinson said the New York Jets'
locker room turmoil existed all season and the relationship between
Mark Sanchez and Santonio Holmes was "as bad as I've ever been
The rift between Mark Sanchez and Santonio Holmes of the New York Jets was "as bad as I've ever been around," LaDainian Tomlinson revealed in a television interview.
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. -- Mark Sanchez is still the New York Jets' quarterback of the future. Well, at least for now. Owner Woody Johnson supported his embattled quarterback while meeting with writers who regularly cover the team Thursday for the first time since the Jets finished 8-8 and failed to make the playoffs. But, he also wouldn't rule out the possibility of pursuing...
In his first extensive interview since the Jets flamed out at 8-8, owner Woody Johnson said Thursday that Santonio Holmes is coming back and will be able to coexist with Mark Sanchez -- and also didn't rule out the possibility of pursuing a quarterback such as Peyton Manning.
New York Jets owner Woody Johnson says quarterback Mark Sanchez 'is our guy,' but also wouldn't rule out the possibility of pursuing a veteran such as Peyton Manning if the Indianapolis Colts star became available.
New York Jets owner Woody Johnson says quarterback Mark Sanchez "is our guy," but also wouldn't rule out the possibility of pursuing a veteran such as Peyton Manning if the Indianapolis Colts star became available. Meeting with beat writers for the first time since the Jets failed to make the playoffs, Johnson says in a 30-minute far-ranging interview Thursday that "barring...