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LaDainian Tomlinson Makes Some History

LaDainian Tomlinson Sunday became the fifth running back in NFL history to surpass both 12,000 yards rushing and 4,000 yards receiving.

Tomlinson gained 70 yards rushing and 18 receiving to reach the milestone. He now has 12,698 rushing yards and 4,015 receiving yards.

Walter Payton, Marshall Faulk, Marcus Allen and Thurman Thomas are the other four backs on the list. Pretty steep company.

Speaking of Tomlinson, he is playing pretty darn well for a washed up 31-year-old running back. He has 208 rushing yards, a 5.6 yards per carry average and 60 receiving yards thus far.

He played about three-quarters of the Jets offensive snaps Sunday night.