He is TCU’s all-time leading rusher. He is the winner of the 2000 Doak Walker Award as the nation’s top running back. He is an NFL Most Valuable Player and the Walter Payton Man of the Year for 2006. He served as a studio analyst for NFL network programming and is a co-founder of the Touching Lives Foundation. Now, LaDainian Tomlinson adds the NFL Hall of Fame to his impressive list of accomplishments.
Tomlinson joined Morten Anderson, Terrell Davis, Kenny Easley, Jerry Jones, Jason Taylor and Kurt Warner at Saturday’s enshrinement ceremony in Canton, Ohio, where he received a gold jacket, the iconic symbol of the Hall of Fame.
Tomlinson, who graduated from TCU in 2005, played 11 seasons in the National Football League – his first nine seasons with the San Diego Chargers, and his last two with the New York Jets. He is the third Horned Frog enshrined in Canton, joining Sammy Baugh and Bob Lilly.