Posted April 02, 2012 on sdg.scout.com

OAKLAND, CA - NOVEMBER 21: Antonio Gates #85 of the San Diego Chargers runs with the ball for a 15-yard gain against Tyler Brayton #91 of the Oakland Raiders at Network Associates Coliseum on November 21, 2004 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)
The Chargers added several offensive weapons this offseason: Robert Meachem, Eddie Royal, Le'Ron McClain and Dante Rosario. But the player with a shot to lift the offense to a championship level has already been on the roster for almost a decade. That would be Antonio Gates, who will drive the passing attack more than ever before.
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