L.T. breaks Hornung's single-season scoring record
SAN DIEGO -- LaDainian Tomlinson broke Paul Hornung's 46-year-old NFL single-season scoring record on a 15-yard run in the first quarter of San Diego's game against Kansas City on Sunday night.
The touchdown run gave him 180 points, breaking Hornung's record of 176 set with the Green Bay Packers in 1960. Hornung was a kicker as well as a halfback for Green Bay.
Tomlinson then burst 85 yards for another TD in the second quarter, giving the Chargers a 14-3 lead.