Antonio Gates RUMORS & NEWS

  • Chargers in “wait-and-see mode” with Antonio Gates

    Pro Football Talk "It took a season-ending ACL tear for Hunter Henry to open the door for Antonio Gates‘ return to the Chargers in 2018 and it’s not clear what it will take for Gates to play a 17th season for the team. After the Chargers were ousted from the playoffs, Gates said he would..." March 26

  • Chargers leave door open for Antonio Gates’ return

    Pro Football Rumors "Last year, the Chargers were ready to move on from Antonio Gates and turn the keys over to rising star Hunter Henry. However, when a torn ACL sidelined Henry, the Bolts reverted to Gates with a new deal in September. Will he come back for yet another season?  “My heart..." January 18

  • Antonio Gates would like to keep playing for Chargers

    Pro Football Talk "Chargers tight end Antonio Gates caught a touchdown in the final minute of Sunday’s loss to the Patriots that didn’t lessen the thumping that his team took, but could have made for a nice final moment for a long career. This was Gates’ 16th season with the Chargers..." January 13

  • Antonio Gates doesn’t sound if he has retirement plans

    NFL.com "Los Angeles Chargers tight end Antonio Gates doesn't sound like he plans to retire after this, his 16th season. "I try to evaluate myself. I can still beat a linebacker, I feel like I can still play," Gates, 38, said Friday before the Chargers head to Denver for the..." December 29

  • Antonio Gates 'LeBron's Wrong ... NFL Players Know What They Sign Up For'

    TMZ "Antonio Gates disagrees with LeBron James saying NFL owners have a "slave mentality" ... 'cause the TE says players know what they sign up for and make a great living doing it. Of course, LeBron went off on the NFL on his HBO show, "The Shop," last week,..." December 28

  • Antonio Gates “very emotional” about returning to playoffs

    Chargers.com "He’s 38 years old and didn’t sign with the team until a week before the start of the regular season. Now he’s heading back to the playoffs. Antonio Gates sat in the locker room long after everyone had showered and gone, a smile plastered on his face. The..." December 14

  • Burglars Strike Antonio Gates' Home While Kids Were Inside

    TMZ "Cops are on the hunt for the scumbags who broke into the home of L.A. Chargers star tight end Antonio Gates and his wife, Sasha, over the weekend ... while their kids were inside the house.  Scary situation ... surveillance cameras at the San Fernando Valley home..." December 05