LaDainian Tomlinson Thinks Ezekiel Elliott Can Be “The Next Great One”

One of the best running backs of the 21st century thinks the Cowboys’ rookie tailback has the potential to be the “next great one” in Dallas.  LaDainian Tomlinson, who starred for the San Diego Chargers and retired from the NFL in 2011, joined Dallas’ NBC DFW to discuss the Cowboys’ rookie running back, Ezekiel Elliott.  Dallas drafted Elliott out of Ohio State with the...
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"Chargers belong in San Diego" chides NFL commish Roger Goodell

After a long push to get the team out of San Diego, and really anywhere in the Los Angeles area, the Chargers are now making an effort to keep the team in San Diego. Roger Goodell thinks this is a good move for the Chargers. “I said it. I mean it. The Chargers belong in San Diego,” Goodell said via Michael Gehlken of the San Diego Union-Tribune. The team had a pep rally for...
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April 23, 2016  |  Discuss

Chargers getting aggressive to get stadium initiative on ballot

The Chargers might not be rushing off to Los Angeles just yet, but they are not exactly thrilled to stay in San Diego either. Chargers ownership is locked in a battle with the city of San Diego to secure public funds for a new stadium, a battle the city of San Diego is not ready to concede. Despite the public’s apparent unwillingness to help the Chargers pay for a new stadium...
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April 19, 2016  |  Discuss

Tomlinson: Kaepernick will be locker room problem for 49ers

With Colin Kaepernick likely to stay in San Francisco for the time being, will he be an issue in the locker room? One former NFL star believes the answer is yes. Both LaDainian Tomlinson and former 49ers fullback Michael Robinson believe that Kaepernick’s presence in the locker room will cause problems for the 49ers. “He shows up, and no I wouldn’t take a pay cut, I got ...
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April 05, 2016  |  Discuss

LaDainian Tomlinson Calls Out Patriots Fans For Criticizing Team After Loss (Video)

LT has an issue with New England Patriots fans. LaDainian Tomlinson appeared on NFL Network’s “NFL Total Access” recently, and the former star running back aired some grievances he had with the Patriots’ fanbase. Mostly, he was mad fans were complaining about Bill Belichick’s coaching decisions after the Patriots’ 20-18 AFC Championship Game loss to the Denver Broncos...
January 27, 2016  |  Discuss

San Diego Chargers retire LaDainian Tomlinson’s number at halftime

The San Diego Chargers have not had a strong first half as they trail the Kansas City Chiefs, 12-3, at halftime. However, they still have reason to smile with LaDainian Tomlinson’s number being retired. The Chargers have officially retired his number 21, and Chargers fans have not forgotten his massive success with the team. The Chargers official Twitter account revealed what former...
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November 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Chargers will retire LaDainian Tomlinson’s jersey this season

By David Kenyon The San Diego Chargers announced Wednesday that they will retire three-time All-Pro running back LaDainian Tomlinson’s number during the 2015 season. According to the team’s Twitter account, the date is set for Nov. 22 against the Kansas City Chiefs. Tomlinson tallied a franchise-best 12,490 rushing yards and 145 touchdowns during nine seasons in San Diego...
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June 10, 2015  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Melvin Gordon Breaks LaDainian Tomlinson Single-Game Rushing Record With 408 Yards Vs. Nebraska

Melvin Gordon broke LaDainian Tomlinson's single game rushing record with 408 yards versus Nebraska. Can we give the man the Heisman Trophy right now? The post VIDEO: Melvin Gordon Breaks LaDainian Tomlinson Single-Game Rushing Record With 408 Yards Vs. Nebraska appeared first on The Sports Fan Journal.
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November 16, 2014  |  Discuss

LaDainian Tomlinson Selling Mansion With Aquarium, Basketball Court For $3.5M

Back in 2004, the San Diego Chargers made LaDainian Tomlinson the richest running back in NFL history by awarding him with a six-year, $60 million contract. During that same year, Tomlinson built a pretty awesome home in Poway, Calif. The 2006 NFL MVP is selling it for $3.5 million, but once you see what it looks like you might begin to think that’s a steal. The home has five bedrooms...
July 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Is TCU in the Big 12 without LaDainian Tomlinson?

TCU won one game in 1998, the first year LaDainian Tomlinson suited up for the Frogs. In the final game of the season, they upset cross-town rival SMU. "We celebrated like we won the Super Bowl," Tomlinson said Thursday.  The former Frog was one of 12 players and two coaches inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame on Thursday.  Three years later, Tomlinson had amassed more...
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May 22, 2014  |  Discuss

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