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LaDainian Tomlinson Is Not San Diego’s Hero

LT wants to make himself out to understand the San Diego Chargers fan, but he’ll slap them in the face if he joins the Los Angeles Chargers front office.

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It’s been a while since I’ve cared about anything the Los Angeles Chargers have done enough to include them in my San Diego-focused sports podcast, Generally Speaking. However, when I heard the report that they were adding LaDainian Tomlinson to the front office, I had to say something.

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It’s not that I have anything against LaDainian Tomlinson, or that I think he won’t be a good addition to the team’s front office, but I am tired of him trying his best to please everyone all the time instead of speaking the truth.

If you love San Diego, if you want to fight for San Diego, then this is about a big a mistake as you could make. It’s obvious that the team is intending to try and bring back some of the fans they lost in San Diego. However, in the eyes of the San Diego Chargers fans, this is going to hurt LT more than it’s going to help the team.