Former Charger Tomlinson Moves Into Broadcasting

LaDainian Tomlinson Retired In June; LT Ranks 5th On NFL Career Rushing List

Recently retired running back LaDainian Tomlinson is moving quickly into his second career.

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NFL Network and SiriusXM Radio announced Wednesday that the 2006 NFL MVP was joining the outlets as a broadcaster.

Tomlinson rushed for 13,684 yards, fifth on the career list, and scored 162 touchdowns, third-most ever. The former Charger and Jet announced his retirement in June.

The 33-year-old Tomlinson, the fifth overall pick in the 2001 NFL Draft out of TCU, signed a one-day contract with San Diego so he could retire as a Charger.

"LT" won two NFL rushing titles and was selected to the Pro Bowl five times.

Tomlinson will appear on NFL Network's new Sunday morning show, "First on the Field." He'll also host weekly shows on NFL news and fantasy football for SiriusXM.

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