New York Jets running back LaDainian Tomlinson has spoken out about former teammate Philip Rivers’ struggles this season and actually seems concerned for the 29-year-old signal caller.
Tomlinson said the Chargers quarterback looks distracted or like he’s going through a tough time and that is what’s causing his uneven play this season.
While some suggested that the relationship between Tomlinson and Rivers soured when the Chargers released their all-time leading rusher, that really wasn’t the case. I’m not saying the two men are best friends, but the media seemed to suggest a mini Shaq-Kobe feud was going on between them, and that never actually happened according to people close to the situation.
Tomlinson discussed Rivers to the Newark Star-Ledger and had the following to say:
“I don’t know what Philip may be going through right now. But I will say, to me he seems distracted, for some reason. Like on the sideline, he seems like he’s just distracted. And I’ve always sai...