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Chargers Injury Report: Gates and Mathews Practicing

By Ernie Padaon

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Antonio Gates and Ryan Mathews were on the practice field today after missing the game on Sunday against the Tennessee Titans. Good sign for their status against the Atlanta Falcons.

Jared Gaither and Shareece Wright were playing patty cake. Both missed practice, Wright has a high ankle sprain and is expected our for a few weeks, while Gaither is still fighting back issues.

The rest of the team was on the field practicing. Dante Rosario (calf) and Eddie Royal (shoulder) both suffered injuries against the Titans, but were at practice today.

UPDATE (3:17 pm): 

Antonio Gates, Dante Rosario and Curtis Brinkley were all limited in practice today. Ryan Mathews was listed as a full participant. (Marty Caswell)

Ryan Mathews: “I feel great, I feel healthy and strong.” Team says he was a full participant. Expected to practice in pads full Thursday.

— Michael Gehlken (@UTgehlken) September 19, 2012