On this date in football – December 17, 2006 – LaDainian Tomlinson set a new NFL record for the most individual points in a season. The San Diego Chargers running back eclipsed Paul Hornung’s 46-year-old point total record of 176 when he rushed for a 14-yard touchdown against the Kansas City Chiefs. By the end of the season, L.T. reached a staggering 186 total points, which still remains the record to this day.
Here’s a look back at Tomlinson’s astonishing feat six years ago, as originally presented on “Inside the NFL.”