Chargers Star TE Antonio Gates Reveals What Nick Saban Told Him As Recruit
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Los Angeles Chargers star TE Antonio Gates officially announced his retirement from the NFL yesterday at age 38 this week. On Wednesday's “The Dan Patrick Show,” he recounted a conversation he had with Alabama coach Nick Saban over twenty years ago...

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Fake news. No mention of Charger or custom package.
Reply2 months
Gates was born in 1981, so he could have played for the Nick Saban-led LSU Tigers in 2000-2003. Could you imagine Gates on any of those LSU teams? Holy sh*t.
Reply2 months
Probably tells that to every recruit lol
Reply2 months
This doesn't fit what LSU fans keep saying. WTH Larry
Reply3 months
2019 National Champs. 46-41. Buzz off, Bammer.
3 months
Really Stretch. You wanna be that guy? Running your head when we won 1 of the last 9 against Bama. That’s who you want to be?
3 months
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