By Steven Miller, Chargers Correspondent, Mon, Aug 25th 1:38am EDT
TE Antonio Gates caught 3 balls for 28 and the lone score for San Diego in a 21-7 loss Sunday afternoon.
Fantasy Impact: Gates has not been replaced by Ladarius Green yet and looks to be a 'go to' target for Philip Rivers this season. Although Green is currently ranked ahead of Gates in TE rankings, it appears, initially, that when one TE will be on the field, it will be Gates.
By Eric Zakrevsky, Chargers Correspondent, Thu, Jul 24th 1:04pm EDT
Antonio Gates was missing from all of the Chargers off season workouts due to a family issue. So it is great to see him at camp and ready to go today. (Source: ESPN
Fantasy Impact: All the hype has been on TE Ladarius Green so far and with good reason. But the aging veteran showed us last year that he's still got gas left in the tank after catching 77 passes last year for 872 Yards.
Sure he might lose some snaps to Green this Season, but he's a good value pick if he stays healthy at TE with an ADP of 151.
RotoBaller | Aug 29th
BALLER MOVE: Target ~ 120 (Current ADP: 141, TE: 13) ANALYSIS: We all know what Antonio “Old Man” Gates can do in the Charger’s offense, but Ladarius Green is stealing all of the thunder in preseason fantasy talk. There’s a good reason behind Green getting the majority of the attention as far as fantasy goes. When drafting in the […]
Breaking Football | Aug 7th
The title says it all. Antonio Gates isn’t dead. So, why then, do we keep acting like the San Diego Chargers are planning on pushing his corpse out onto the field in 2014, just to let the younger, more athletic, better looking, cooler, faster, nicer, more popular and apparently in every possible way better Ladarius Green march out there and make the old, dead man look like a washed up tool? ...