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ANTONIO GATES RUMORS

San Diego Chargers: where Gates ranks among top PED users

On July 2nd, the NFL reported that San Diego Chargers tight end Antonio Gates will be suspended 4 games during regular season for testing positive for performance enhancing drugs. This news comes as a surprise since Gates has been a role mode in the league and throughout the San Diego community. While Gates is still a 1st ballot Hall of Famer and one of the best tight ends in NFL...
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Four times San Diego Chargers fans were a little happier with TE Antonio Gates

The news of San Diego Chargers tight end Antonio Gates getting suspended on Thursday was a shocker. The future Hall of Fame tight end had such a squeaky clean career… Until yesterday. While this won’t tarnish his legacy, it’s about the last thing Chargers fans needed right now. Between Philip Rivers, Eric Weddle and Los Angeles drama it’s been a brutal offseason. The Gates...
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The Gates Aren’t Closed, Just Suspended

Welp, there goes my supply of NyQuil. As your local (also only) Chargers fan, this essentially is the cherry on top of what could be considered, at best, a tumultuous offseason. Everything from Philip Rivers trade rumors, to keeping Donald Brown (why?), and even continuing reports that the Chargers are probably moving to Los  Angeles wasn't enough. Nope. Now, Antonio Gates has...
Via Razzball Football
2 days ago  |  Discuss

San Diego Chargers TE Ladarius Green Needs to Take Full Advantage of Antonio Gates' Suspension

Chances are good that this could be the last season for San Diego Chargers tight end Antonio Gates. So when the news came down that he is going to be suspended for the first four games of the season really sucks for him and the fans. However, it could actually be a good thing for the San Diego Chargers.They will get a chance to see if Ladarius Green can be the man (or not).@gifdsportsRead more »
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League suspends Antonio Gates 4 games for PED use

The NFL has come down on San Diego Chargers veteran tight end Antonio gates for violating the league's policy on performance-enhancing drugs. Gates released a statement earlier today, claiming he was unaware of taking anything illegal. "In my 12 years in the NFL, I have taken tremendous pride in upholding the integrity of the NFL shield and all that it entails," Gates said...
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San Diego Chargers: TE Antonio Gates Suspended for PED Use

Future Hall of Fame tight end Antonio Gates has missed just 13 regular season games in his 12-year career. Only once has he missed more than three games in one season. In 2015, however, Gates will be suspended the first four games of the season due to violating the NFL drug policy.  Gates took full responsibility and explained what could have led to the positive test in a statement...
Via Football Nation
3 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL Suspends Antonio Gates Four Games

Don’t look now, but you might actually receive a suspension from the National Football League today. In the fourth suspension handed down by the league on Thursday, San Diego Chargers tight end Antonio Gates will have to sit out the first four games of the 2015 season for violating the league’s policy on performance-enhancing substances. Gates, who admitted to taking a banned...
Via Sportsnaut
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Antonio Gates suspended four games for substance abuse

The NFL announced a flurry of suspensions on Thursday afternoon, and the most surprising may have been the four-game ban San Diego Chargers tight end Antonio Gates has received for violating the league’s substance abuse policy. In a statement on his Twitter account, Gates insisted he would never knowingly ingest a banned substance. He claims...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Chargers TE Antonio Gates Suspended 4 Games

The NFL announced that long-time Chargers TE Antonio Gates has been suspended for the first four games of the 2015 season for violating the league’s substance-abuse policy. Gates released a statement regarding his suspension: “In my 12 years in the NFL, I have taken tremendous pride in upholding the integrity of the NFL shield and all ...The post Chargers TE Antonio Gates Suspended...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Antonio Gates suspended four games for violating drug policy

The NFL went on a suspension spree Thursday, and Antonio Gates might have been the biggest name involved. The San Diego Chargers tight end was suspended for four games for violating the league’s substance abuse policy, the NFL announced Thursday afternoon. It’s unclear at this point what Gates tested positive for. Gates did, however, seem to blame the positive test on rehab...
Via NESN.com
3 days ago  |  Discuss
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