SportsFootball Tomlinson to the Jets. Done. LaDainian Tomlinson, released by the San Diego Chargers, signed a two-year deal with the Jets. (March 14, 2010) Photo Credit: Getty By Bob Glauber March 14, 2010 7:13 PM Print Share Share Tweet Share Email The Jets beat out the Vikings for the rights to running back LaDainian Tomlinson, who has agreed to a two-year deal. Thomas Jones out, Tomlinson in. Let the comparisons begin. Have at it. Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Comments Comments section is temporarily on hold. Here’s why.