31st October 2010, 08:20 PM
Tomlinson joins Payton with milestone (AP)
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP)—New York Jets running back LaDainian Tomlinson(notes)has joined Walter Payton as the only players in NFL history to gain 13,000 yardsrushing and 4,000 yards receiving.
Tomlinson, the seventh-leading rusher in league history, reached themilestone Sunday against the Green Bay Packers with an 8-yard run in the secondquarter. He entered the game with 12,980 yards rushing and 4,062 yardsreceiving.
Payton gained 16,726 yards rushing and 4,538 yards receiving during his Hallof Fame career with the Chicago Bears.
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