Found September 20, 2012 on Fantasy Football Champs:
San Diego tight end Antonio Gates (ribs) practiced Thursday for the second straight day, according to Michael Gehlken of the San Diego Union-Tribune.Fantasy Spin:Gates was a surprise inactive late Sunday afternoon, leaving many fantasy owners without another tight end option, so it's difficult to trust his availability for Week 3. Gates owners should add Dante Rosario (3 TDs in Week 2) so they at least have someone to play if Gates is ruled out again prior to San Diego's 4:15 p.m. ET tilt with Atlanta.

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Now, I know you had a nice long summer to loaf around on the couch downing Cheetos and playing Xbox. You’re probably still having trouble getting up so early in the morning to catch your bus, and the first two weeks of the new year were pretty much walkthroughs to get you back into the swing of things. But don’t think that acing your first tests against a rebuilding Oakland...

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