KANSAS CITY, MO - SEPTEMBER 30: Offensive tackle Jared Gaither #78 of the San Diego Chargers gets set on the line against the Kansas City Chiefs during the first half on September 30, 2012 at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Peter G. Aiken/Getty Images)
The offensive lineman was placed on the Injured Reserve list last season after multiple injuries.He's been with the team since 2011 after he played with the Kansas City Chiefs.
Gaither missed most of training camp and the first three games of 2012, according to the team.
Last year, Gaither signed at the beginning of the season to a $24.6 million, four-year contract.