To free up cap room for the New York Jets, running back LaDainian Tomlinson took a paycut from $2.625 million to around $1.1 million, a source said.
While team chemistry is a big question, the Jets have enough firepower on both offense and defense to inspire great confidence, John Clayton writes.
An uncapped year would likely make it tough for players 30 and older to find jobs, writes John Clayton in his latest mailbag.
Key San Diego Chargers players are healthy, so there's hope for a fast start, writes John Clayton.
Running back LaDainian Tomlinson saved the Chargers $2.25 million in salary cap room when he restructured the final three years of his contract, a source confirmed.
LaDainian Tomlinson worked with the Chargers to give them cap relief.
Plenty of potential Hall Of Fame running backs are playing today. But offensive tendencies and market trends for older ball carriers might affect statistics and candidacies, John Clayton writes.
With their season already hanging in the balance, the Chargers respond with a blowout win at Denver.
Chicago held LaDainian Tomlinson to 25 yards rushing, but the NFL's best running back found other ways to beat the Bears, John Clayton writes.
As San Diego looks for ways to keep LaDainian Tomlinson fresh, expect him to catch more passes this season, writes John Clayton.
The Chargers continue to take care of their core players by reaching agreement on a three-year extension with Pro Bowl fullback Lorenzo Neal.
LaDainian Tomlinson is putting up record-setting TD numbers. John Clayton explains why his record might not last forever.
The Chargers' defense, led by linebacker Shawne Merriman, simply dominated the Raiders, writes John Clayton.
Philip Rivers has thrown only 30 passes in his NFL career. But the Chargers believe he has the talent to lead them back to the playoffs.
When Ben Roethlisberger went down with an injured knee Monday night, the Steelers didn't panic. They'll have to keep their cool if forced to play without him, John Clayton writes.
A long Philip Rivers holdout would reinforce the perception that this franchise is cursed at the quarterback position.