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Golden Tate shined yesterday for Detroit; Jets player praised him

While fantasy football owners were expecting Calvin Johnson to have a huge game against the banged up Jets defense, he was not the receiver that killed them. It was their acquistion of Golden Tate that had a huge X-Factor in yesterday’s game. Johnson’s ankle had him questionable for the game. He had just two catches […] The post Golden Tate shined yesterday for Detroit; Jets...
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Detroit Lions: News, stats, and stars from the game against the New York Jets

The Detroit Lions were able to pull out an impressive win against the New York Jets, winning 24-17 while holding the lead since the second quarter. This game established a few things that were previous question marks facing the team while some players outshone their previous performances. Reflecting on the game, here are the stars, stats and news from Sunday. News: Calvin Johnson...
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Golden Tate Surpasses 100 Yards vs. Jets

Lions receiver Golden Tate caught eight passes for 116 yards.Fantasy Spin:With the Jets dedicated to stopping Calvin Johnson, Tate stepped up with a big day. He led the team with 10 targets. Although it was discouraging to see Johnson only get two targets, Tate's play on Sunday will help draw defenders away from Megatron.
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Lions felt Golden Tate was a better player than Eric Decker

Going into the off-season the Detroit Lions number one need in free agency was wide receiver. The two biggest wide receivers available were Eric Decker of the Denver Broncos and Golden Tate of the Seattle Seahawks. Many had Eric Decker is the best available wide receiver via free agency. Well one team didn’t feel that […] The post Lions felt Golden Tate was a better player than...
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Tate – “I prefer what we have in Detroit”

The city of Seattle has to be abuzz today after former wide receiver Golden Tate took what will be a perceived shot at the Seahawks. Tate told Monday Morning Quarterback that he prefers what he has in Detroit then what he had in Seattle. In my opinion, it’s not really a surprise. He’s now the number two receiver in one of the leagues most pass happy offenses. I’m sure Hawks...
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19 days ago  |  Discuss

Golden Tate Was Amused By Earl Thomas’ Muffed Punt Last Night

Golden Tate, the former Seattle Seahawk and the guy who used to return punts for the defending champs, was most likely watching the game last night. It also seems that Tate — currently playing wide receiver for the Detroit Lions — was amused by Earl Thomas’ muffed punt. Mmmmmmmmm — Golden Tate (@ShowtimeTate) September 5, 2014 Scratch that, it turns out that Golden Tate...
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25 days ago  |  Discuss

2 reasons the Seattle Seahawks won’t miss Golden Tate at all this season

The biggest factor in the fabled “Super bowl hangover” is when a championship team loses key pieces to free agency. For the Seattle Seahawks, the biggest single loss was wide receiver and punt returner Golden Tate. You can argue (correctly) that the losses on the defensive line (Clinton McDonald, Chris Clemons, Red Bryant) will have a bigger impact collectively, but as far as...
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August 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Detroit Lions fall short to Oakland Raiders in the final six seconds

Friday night’s game went down to the wire as third-string quarterback for the Oakland Raiders, Matt McGloin, burned the Lions secondary for a come from behind 27-26 victory and the Raiders first lead of the night. Matthew Stafford and the rotating first-team offense completed three series in their second preseason game. The Lions looked great at times, mediocre minutes later, and...
August 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Golden Tate comes to Detroit with something to prove

Golden Tate comes in to this season with a chip on his shoulder. Tate should be happy, he just won a super bowl and at 25 years old, he just signed a $31 million contract with the Detroit Lions. Apparently, after being a second round pick, a two year starter and the NFL’s top punt returner, he felt that the Seattle Seahawks insulted him with their offer. Detroit is tailor made...
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March 19, 2014  |  1 Comment

Golden Tate says offer from Seahawks was 'laughable'

Former Seahawks wide receiver Golden Tate told 710 ESPN Seattle that he’s upset with how fans have treated him since he signed with the Lions as a free agent. “I’m just appalled at the attitude I’ve received on Twitter from people I thought were Golden Tate fans,” Tate said via“People are starting to show their true colors. I think the world of the 12s [Seahawks...
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March 18, 2014  |  3 Comments
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