December 2, 2012; San Diego, CA, USA; San Diego Chargers running back Ryan Mathews (24) runs onto the field during player introductions prior to the game against the Cincinnati Bengals at Qualcomm Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Christopher Hanewinckel-USA TODAY Sports

Ladainian Tomlinson Chooses Ryan Mathews For Fantasy Team


Aug. 24, 2013; Glendale, AZ, USA: San Diego Chargers running back Ryan Mathews (24) runs the ball in the first quarter against the Arizona Cardinals during a preseason game at University of Phoenix Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports

San Diego’s favorite runningback Ladainian Tomlinson picked his fantasy football team yesterday and one of the players that he chose was our boy Ryan Mathews:

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Looks like LT trusts in the Ryan this season. With a new coaching staff and a new offensive line, I think that Ryan Mathews can put up some good numbers this season. It just depends on if he can stay healthy for the year.

Ryan doesn’t have a threat for the carries this season. He is the main back with a couple of other 3rd down backs on the roster. He is going to get the foal line carries, unless he does more of that fumbling of the football stuff around that area.

Mathews seems like a good option and I will trust in LT on this one. I am sure it feels good to Ryan that his favorite player has chosen him to be on his fantasy football team. Time to step up Ryan and put some points on the board for your fantasy owners and for your team.


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  • Cgoodness13

    RM idolizes LT, this means more to him than you think

    • Stefanie Smith

      You are so right. He did it to inspire Matthews and give him confidence.

  • joerockt

    Great, just what RM needs, more pressure to perform lol.

    • http://boltbeat.com/ Ernie Padaon

      hahahaha…. right

  • rickochey

    he must of had the last pick

    • dust

      witt mccoy on his line up lol?

  • arnie

    At least somebody trusts him.

  • Stefanie Smith

    I love LT.

    • arnie

      I had the opportunity to watch his Football Life Speacial. it was eye opening, and what you would expect from a guy that brought so much to this city.

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  • Brian Smith

    Makes me happy about my starters. I also have Kap-QB, Jackson-RB and Mathews-FLX……..NFL guru said to sit Mathews. RM is gonna prove him wrong!!
    LT your picks are so money you dont even know baby, your so money!!

  • ian

    LT, loved watching you play. When you took the field in that chargers uni with the dark visor, you knew somebody was in trouble. Love your fantasy team, in large part because I have a very similar roster. McCoy to lead the NFL in rushing, write it down.