Antonio Gates

One of the best tight ends in NFL history, Antonio Gates actually played college basketball for Kent State before becoming the prototype for today's pass-catching TE. It's a story like none other, and you can learn more about it from STACK videos and articles, plus discover training tips, football drills and exercises from the big man himself.

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Antonio Gates: A Recruiting Story Like No Other

It's an unwritten rule that there are no guarantees in recruiting. But one thing is certain: your experience will not be like that of Antonio Gates. ...

By: Zac Clark

Antonio Gates' Strength Training Plan

  The NFL's most highly skilled tight end did not have an impressive college career on the gridiron. In fact, he had no college career on the grid...

By: Josh Staph

Homecoming: Josh Cribbs' Campus Tour of Kent State

Posted on a door in the football offices at Kent State University, a glossy photo print catches the eye of Josh Cribbs, the multipurpose threat for th...

By: Zac Clark

Antonio Gates' Power-Charged Workout

It's Monday afternoon in the middle of the NFL season. Antonio Gates is fresh off another All-Pro performance: seven catches, 100-plus receiving y...

By: Zac Clark

Antonio Gates' Unscripted Journey, Video Part 3

When Antonio Gates accepted a football scholarship to play for Coach Nick Saban and the Michigan State Spartans, his plan was to leverage it to reach ...

By: Zac Clark