Is LaDainian Tomlinson Still the Goal Line Back?
Cut-N-Go is Fantasy Football FanHouse’s weekday roundup of the NFL news with fantasy football impact. When the San Diego Chargers have the ball in the red zone with plans to run the ball, everyone on the planet knows that LaDainian Tomlinson gets the football. Especially, say Chris Jenkins and Kevin Gemmell of the San Diego Union-Tribune, when Tomlinson is playing like the Pro Bowl-caliber back we’re so used to seeing. But, on Monday night, instead of calling Tomlinson’s number, Darren Sproles got the carry. The odd part about that was, this wasn’t another one of those nights for Tomlinson, not one of those games where every one of his rushing attempts seemed so futile and fruitless and belied his long-held stature as one of the game’s truly great backs. On that second Chargers series of the game, Tomlinson had put the Chargers within scoring range by taking a pass and gaining 25 yards, breaking off a 13-yard run to the Denver 4 and, after losing a yard on his next carry, gained three