LaDainian Tramayne Tomlinson is a famous American footballer who used to play at runback at the NFL for total eleven seasons. He has received a number of awards and honors for his gaming style. He has also won the award for the most offensive player. Mostly he is referred with his name initials, L.T. To check biography, career, awards and net worth of LaDainian Tomlinson in 2019, you can read this article ahead.
Early Life & Biography
He was born on 23rd June in the year 1989 in Rosebud in Texas. He is the son of Oliver Tomlinson and Loreane Chappelle. When he was seven years old, his father left the family, and he didn’t see his father again. His mother used to work as a preacher, and when he was nine years old, he started playing football and joined a school football program. He used to go to University high school in Texas. He used to ran track and played football, baseball, and basketball. Although he started his football career as a linebacker, later on, he turned to be an offensive player.
He met his future wife when both of them were students at TCU. Both of them got married to each other on the 21st of March in the year 2003. She gave birth to their son on 8th July in the year 2010. In the year 2011, his daughter was born During the September 11 attacks. He has worked for various famous sports companies like Nike and many more in commercials.
Career, Awards & Nominations
During his high school and University, he used to play football a lot and won many matches at that time with his time. He was always interested in football, and he was selected for the first of NFL Draft by San Deigo Chargers in the year 2001. He immediately got huge success when he played football with the team.
He has also made his team get a victory against Oakland Raiders in the year 2005. He has made many records and has scored fourteen touchdowns in the span of four games only. He entered the free agent market when he joined the New York Jets. AT that time, he signed $5.2 million of contract with him and made many more records.
Net Worth & Earnings
The net worth of LaDainian Tomlinson is around $35 million which he has earned by working as an American footballer. He is very well known for playing running back for the teams San Diego Charges and New York Jets. He has also received many awards during his career and has been able to gain huge recognition with his gaming style.
He has played mostly with San Diego Chargers and was selected for the NFL draft in the year 2001. He also won rushing titles consecutively in the year 2006 to the year 2007. He has also played football for college for the Texan Christian University. He has been able to win huge fame and awards with his gaming style and dedication.