Antonio Gates RUMORS & NEWS

  • Chargers GM: 'We'll see' if Antonio Gates will return "The concept of Antonio Gates returning to the Chargers is picking up steam. Veteran quarterback Philip Rivers wants the veteran tight end back on the roster -- and he might not be alone. Chargers general manager Tom Telesco..." June 01

  • Philip Rivers On Chargers Possibly Re-Signing Antonio Gates: “It Would Get My Vote”

    NFL Trade Rumors "Chargers QB Philip Rivers was asked on Tuesday about the possibility of the team re-signing veteran TE Antonio Gates following the season-ending injury recently suffered by Hunter Henry. “I’d always be excited if he walked back in the door,”..." May 29

  • Chargers Won’t Rule Out Antonio Gates

    Pro Football Rumors "After losing Hunter Henry to a torn ACL, the Chargers say they will search high and low for potential replacements. That could include a reunion with Antonio Gates, even though the team previously told the veteran that he would not be re-signed.  “We’ll look at all..." May 23

  • LaDainian Tomlinson Says Antonio Gates Should Retire

    TMZ "Antonio Gates is getting some career advice from his friend and former teammate LaDainian Tomlinson -- hang it up. After 15 seasons with the Chargers, the team has cut ties with the 37-year-old tight end -- and he still hasn't been picked up by another squad. So, when we saw LT -- who..." May 10

  • Chargers Won’t Re-Sign TE Antonio Gates

    ESPN "The Los Angeles Chargers informed tight end Antonio Gates this offseason they do not plan to re-sign him, a league source told ESPN's Adam Schefter. Gates said at the end of last season that he wanted to continue his career in 2018. A future Hall of Famer, Gates had a reduced role with the..." April 27

  • Report: Antonio Gates leaning toward playing in 2018

    Yardbarker "Antonio Gates has yet to say if he will return for a 16th NFL season, but it sounds as though he will not have to search for a new home if he decides to keep playing. On Thursday, Chargers head coach Anthony Lynn told reporters that Gates will “absolutely” have a spot on the team’s roster if he..." March 01

  • Chargers unsure about Antonio Gates’ future with the franchise

    Clutch Points "The Los Angeles Chargers fell short of reaching the playoffs for the fourth straight season, forcing them to immediately shift their focus toward this upcoming offseason in hopes of bucking that trend. One huge decision they need to make is what to do with former All-Pro tight end Antonio..." January 04