Posts Tagged ‘antonio-gates’

Gridiron Gab Week Eight Preview – San Diego at Cleveland

Coming off the bye, the Chargers head east this week as they take on a Browns team reeling through another season that has turned into a disaster at 1-6. The Chargers are looking to rebound off a historic loss two weeks back when they allowed Peyton Manning and the Broncos to rally from a 24-0 […]

Gridiron Gab Week Three Preview: Atlanta at San Diego

By Jake Saltzman Things are different with the San Diego Chargers now than they were the last time the Falcons visited San Diego in 2008. Philip Rivers is still throwing to Antonio Gates, so a complete makeover hasn’t occurred, but Gates’ four receptions are hardly the reason San Diego, like Atlanta, has opened up 2-0. […]

Fantasy Football 2012: Breaking Down the Tight Ends

By Chris Robblee – and I used to save picking a Tight End in my fantasy drafts until I had at least 2 RBs and 2WRs, but the position is evolving and so is their fantasy relevance. These top 2 guys are so good and so similar I couldn’t even make it a […]

Gates Working Through Foot Problems

Tight end Antonio Gates has heard the talk about him being just a guy now, as the future Hall of Famer deals with a foot injury that has slowed him much of the past two seasons. He has played the past four games, catching 22 passes for 274 yards and two touchdowns. He has lacked […]

Source Says TE Antonio Gates Looking “Old and Fat”

The slumping Chargers are dealing with plenty of problems these days, but we didn’t think to count All-Pro tight end Antonio Gates among them. But one team source singled out Gates in diagnosing the ills that have befallen the 4-4 Chargers. “It’s harsh to say, but he looks old and fat,” the source told Yahoo! […]

Packers at Chargers Friday Injury Report

Green Bay Out: T Chad Clifton (knee, hamstring), DE Mike Neal (knee) Probable: S Morgan Burnett (hand), LB Jamari Lattimore (shoulder), LB Clay Matthews (quadriceps), CB Sam Shields (concussion), G Josh Sitton (knee), LB Frank Zombo (knee) San Diego Out: DE Luis Castillo (tibia), G Kris Dielman (concussion) Doubtful: LB Shaun Phillips (foot) Questionable: LB […]

Gates Takes the Practice Field; Listed as 50/50 for Sunday

After being held out of practice on Wednesday and Thursday, Chargers tight end Antonio Gates was a full participant in Friday’s practice and is listed as “questionable” for Sunday’s game against the Jets. Gates caught eight passes for 74 yards in the season-opener against the Minnesota Vikings, but he was a non-factor in a Week […]

Gates Still Unsure of When He’ll Be Back Playing in Games

Kevin Acee of the San Diego Union-Tribune reports Monday was TE Antonio Gates’ first practice since before the Chargers’ Sept. 18 game at New England. He left that game in the fourth quarter after re-tearing scar tissue in his foot. It is the tearing of the scar tissue and accompanying pain as he recovers from […]