Golden Tate news, rumors and stats

 

Golden Tate

Detroit Lions
Wide Receiver

Ht: 5.8 | Wt: 197

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Week By Week

YearTmGRecRec YdsRec AvgRec TDRec 2ptRushRush YdsRush AvgRush TDRush 2ptFum Lost
2010SEA112122710.8100242.00000
2011SEA163538210.91305142.80000
2012SEA154568815.29703206.67001
2013SEA166489814.035033110.33000
Average:4154913403175000
Total:16521951315013695001

Lions | Golden Tate busy in road victory

Sun, 10 Dec 2017 19:10:04 -0800

Detroit Lions WR Golden Tate finished with eight receptions for 85 yards and a touchdown on his nine targets in Week 14 against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

Fantasy Tip: Tate has eight receptions in back-to-back games, and he has managed at least three receptions in each of his 13 games this season. He also returned to the end zone for the first time in four games. Tate has been a steady low-end WR2 or must-start WR3 in most fantasy leagues this season.

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Lions | Eight grabs for Golden Tate

Sun, 03 Dec 2017 19:39:39 -0800

Detroit Lions WR Golden Tate caught eight passes on 10 targets for 69 yards in a 44-20 loss to the Baltimore Ravens in Week 13.

Fantasy Tip: It was Tate's most receptions since the season opener, but he remains on pace for 90-plus catches. His safe floor makes him a WR2 candidate in PPR format against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in Week 14.

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Lions | Golden Tate quiet in Week 12

Thu, 23 Nov 2017 17:19:51 -0800

Detroit Lions WR Golden Tate caught four passes for seven yards against the Minnesota Vikings in Week 12. He also rushed for 13 yards on two carries during the game.

Fantasy Tip: Tate was not able to get on track against the Vikings and has been held to 39 receiving yards in the last two games. He continues to be one of the top targets in the passing game for the Lions and can be considered a No. 2 or No. 3 receiver against the Baltimore Ravens in Week 13.

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Lions | Detroit makes changes to return game

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 21:43:39 -0800

Detroit Lions WRs Golden Tate and T.J. Jones are set to handle punt returns against the Minnesota Vikings on Thursday, Nov. 23, and RB Ameer Abdullah could be used on kickoffs. CB Jamal Agnew (knee), the team's regular return man, has been ruled out due to a knee injury.

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Lions | Golden Tate does nothing in win

Sun, 19 Nov 2017 14:36:17 -0800

Detroit Lions WR Golden Tate racked up three receptions for 32 yards in Week 11 against the Chicago Bears on four targets.

Fantasy Tip: Tate tied a season-low with just three receptions. He also had three catches in Week 4 against the Vikings, the team's next opponent in Week 12 on Thanksgiving.

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Lions | Golden Tate displaying rare consistency

Tue, 14 Nov 2017 17:22:53 -0800

Detroit Lions WR Golden Tate has played only 59.2 percent of his team's snaps in the four games since suffering a Week 6 shoulder injury that was expected to keep him out multiple weeks. Over that same time, Tate has posted at least 85 receiving yards in every contest - the only player in the NFL to put together such a streak that long in the last two years.

Fantasy Tip: He's also caught at least six passes in each of those games, making him a veritable PPR goldmine over the last month. Tate is a handful for many of the league's best corners, but spends much of his time in the slot, increasing his potential to catch Matthew Stafford's eye on a regular basis. Tate's relative lack of touchdowns keeps him from entering the high-end WR1 conversation, but he offers one of the safest floors among receivers in fantasy year after year.

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Lions | Golden Tate just misses century mark

Sun, 12 Nov 2017 13:55:58 -0800

Detroit Lions WR Golden Tate racked up six receptions for 97 yards and a touchdown in Week 10 against the Cleveland Browns and he was targeted seven times.

Fantasy Tip: Tate has really turned it up lately, posting six or more receptions in each of his past four outings with at least 86 yards. The former Notre Dame receiver is a legitimate low-end WR1 in PPR fantasy leagues right now, and a useful WR2 or flex option in standard play heading into Week 11.

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Lions | Golden Tate logs season high in yardage

Mon, 06 Nov 2017 20:51:58 -0800

Detroit Lions WR Golden Tate caught seven of nine targets for 113 yards in the team's Week 9 win Monday, Nov. 6, versus the Green Bay Packers. It was a season high for Tate in receiving yardage.

Fantasy Tip: This was also the second time Tate has reached the 100-yard plateau this season, and first since the opening week, when he had 10 catches for 107 yards against Arizona. Owners would surely like more touchdowns, as the former Seahawk has just two on the campaign, but overall, Tate is a fine WR2 option to trot out on a weekly basis due to his excessive number of targets. Hopefully he's able to pad his touchdown total through the second half of the year.

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Lions | Golden Tate delivers with seven grabs

Sun, 29 Oct 2017 20:53:24 -0700

Detroit Lions WR Golden Tate hauled in seven receptions for 86 yards on eight targets in Week 8 against the Pittsburgh Steelers. He also lost a fumble.

Fantasy Tip: Tate was gimpy in practice after an ankle injury last week in New Orleans, but he quickly shook that off and had a nice game for fantasy owners. He did not seem to have any restrictions or a snap count in this one, and he can be trusted heading into Week 9 against the Green Bay Packers.

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Lions | Golden Tate active for SNF

Sun, 29 Oct 2017 16:15:39 -0700

Detroit Lions WR Golden Tate (shoulder) is active for the Week 8 game against the Pittsburgh Steelers.

Fantasy Tip: Tate was listed as questionable due to an AC joint sprain, but he made it through all three practice sessions this week as well as satisfying the coaching staff with the pregame workouts. We'll keep an eye on him to see if he plays a decreased amount of snaps or he can play without limitations.

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