Ladarius Green is working as the Chargers' No. 1 tight end during minicamp while Antonio Gates attends to a "very personal" matter."
The Union-Tribune San Diego's Michael Gehlken pinpoints third-year TE Ladarius Green as a 2014 breakout candidate.
Ladarius Green's offseason trainer said his client's biggest strides came in movement going in and out of breaks.
Chargers GM Tom Telesco expressed a desire to infuse speed into the offense in 2014.
Ladarius Green caught two passes for seven yards in the Chargers' Week 19 playoff loss to the Broncos.
Ladarius Green caught three balls for 34 yards and a touchdown in the Chargers' Wild Card round win over Cincinnati.
Ladarius Green caught a 22-yard touchdown in the Chargers' Week 17 overtime win over Kansas City.
Ladarius Green has seen a total of two targets across the last three weeks.
Ladarius Green wasn't targeted in the Chargers' Week 15 win over the Broncos.
Ladarius Green ran just five pass routes in Sunday's win over the Giants.
Ladarius Green was held without a catch on one target in San Diego's Week 14 win over the Giants.
Ladarius Green played on 61-of-67 snaps (91.0 percent) in Sunday's loss to the Bengals.
Ladarius Green caught two passes for 45 yards and a touchdown in San Diego's Week 13 loss to the Bengals.
Ladarius Green caught three passes for 80 yards with a touchdown in Sunday's wild 41-38 Week 12 win at Kansas City.