Ian Rapoport reports that a source has informed him that the Chargers are “heading toward” releasing DT Antonio Garay.
Garay, 33, is set to make a base salary of $3.5 million for the 2013 season. He also has a $1.5 million roster bonus at some point as well.
Garay has actually been a serviceable player in terms of production, despite being relegated to a part-time role in the Chargers’ defense. He could find interest from teams in need of a 3-4 defensive end, as Garay has actually been pretty good at getting to the quarterback. The obvious drawback, of course, is his age