Chargers executive vice president John Spanos said team officials did not have a serious conversation with running back LaDainian Tomlinson about the Chargers playing for the team this season. His recollection differs from Tomlinson's.
LaDainian Tomlinson, who retired after the 2011 season, says Chargers brass asked him to come back and give them 10-12 carries a game this year. The five-time Pro Bowler and Chargers legend said he never seriously considered the offer.
On Saturday night, Lions wideout Calvin Johnson broke Jerry Rice's single-season receiving yards record. Here's a look at some of the other records -- both notable and less so -- that could fall in the next two weeks.
Lovie Smith? Tom Coughlin? How you like 'em now? Not long ago, they were on Super Bowl sidelines. Now they're among the coaches Clark Judge says must deliver better 2010 seasons than they delivered in 2009. Or else.