Posted September 16, 2012 on
Dante Rosario made the most of Antonio Gates' absence. The tight end had three touchdown catches for the first time in his NFL career and San Diego's defense harassed Jake Locker all afternoon as the Chargers beat the Tennessee Titans for the ninth straight time, 38-10 Sunday.

Fantasy Football: Larry Fitzgerald Excellent Buy-Low Candidate

This week Larry Fitzgerald scored zero points in standard fantasy football leagues, but Dante Rosario of the San Diego Charges caught three touchdowns.That does not, I repeat does not, mean that you should be dropping Fitzgerald or wasting a waiver pickup on Rosario.But someone will.Now that Week 2 is nearly over, fantasy owners are starting to solidify their lineups.Owners at 0...

Antonio Gates B-Ball Jersey Gets Retired

I was the original ex-Basketball player to dominate in the NFL Juan… You can’t watch a Chargers game without hearing “Antonio Gates was a basketball player in college, which helps him come down with passes like a rebound” or “Gates boxed out the defender their as he came down with the ball.”  Now, he has his b-ball jersey retired and years from now the Chargers will...

Antonio Gates Inactive For San Diego

San Diego tight end Antonio Gates is inactive for Sunday's game against Tennessee.Fantasy Spin:This one is a shocker. Gates was listed as questionable with a rib injury but we thought he'd be able to tough this one out. Get him out of your starting lineup ASAP.

Fantasy Football: A Day In The Life Of An Antonio Gates' Owner

Owning Antonio Gates in fantasy means you'll be an expert on the Q/D that shows next to his name all year long.  I drafted Gates in the sixth round, so I don't have a huge investment in him.  Plus I drafted Fleener as a TE handcuff.Now on to yesterday.  Here is a timeline of how Gates' impact transpired:8:00a - Initial check/review of lineup.  Proceed to watch pregames...

Fill-in Rosario comes up big in Chargers win

SAN DIEGO -- Reserve tight end Dante Rosario had never caught more than two touchdown passes in a season during his previous five in the NFL. On Sunday, he surpassed that mark by becoming a focal point of the Chargers' offense. Rosario, who hadn't recorded a touchdown catch since 2009 when he was a member of the Carolina Panthers, was on the receiving end of a career-high...

Chargers 38, Titans 10

Tight end Dante Rosario had three touchdown catches for the first time in his NFL career and San Diego's defense harassed Jake Locker all afternoon as the Chargers beat the Tennessee Titans for the ninth straight time, 38-10 Sunday. Before the game, the Chargers (2-0) retired Junior Seau's No. 55. Seau, the hard-hitting, first-pumping leader of the Chargers for 13 seasons...

Gates, Mathews among Chargers inactives

Tight end Antonio Gates and running back Ryan Mathews are among the San Diego Chargers' inactives for their game against the Tennessee Titans. Gates has a rib injury and Mathews hasn't played since breaking his collarbone on his first carry of the exhibition opener on Aug. 9. Also inactive for the second straight game is Jared Gaither, out with back spasms since July 28...

Inactives report

Antonio Gates and Pierre Garcon are to fantasy monsters who will be sitting out today’s game.  If you have them in your lineup, find a replacement fast and get them in there! CJ Spiller is a Beast!!! Vick Throws 5th Interception

Chargers expect Antonio Gates, Quentin Jammer to play, Ryan Mathews to be a game-time decision

The Chargers are one of the most banged up teams in the league right now. Last week against the Raiders, they had to start an undrafted free agent at left tackle on an already weak offensive line because Jared Gaither is out indefinitely with back spasms. They were also without Vincent Brown, their top receiver in Training Camp, and Philip Rivers never looked comfortable throwing...
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