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Detroit Lions mock draft: 5-round predictions

The NFL scouting combine came to an end this Monday with the typical conclusions being drawn about where every player now stands in the draft. For the Detroit Lions, here is their first mock draft of the 2015 season. Round 1: DT Michael Bennett (23rd overall), Ohio State University It’s no surprise the Lions defense are going to want to draft a defensive lineman in the first...
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WATCH: TMZ talks to Detroit Lions WR Golden Tate about Russell Wilson rumors

Detroit Lions wide receiver Golden Tate had better get used to answering questions about it, because apparently this story has more legs than a Brazilian bikini model. Yesterday TMZ’s cameras caught up with Tate out on the town with three gorgeous girls accompanying him and they asked him about the rumors that he slept with Russell Wilson’s ex-wife Ashton: Golden Tate —...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

Watch: Golden Tate Denies Rumors he Slept with Russell Wilson’s Wife

Detroit Lions’ wide receiver Golden Tate was cruising the streets of Beverly Hills with some friends when TMZ reporters caught up with him to ask a few mind-blowing questions. When asked about the rumors that he had slept with quarterback Russell Wilson’s wife, the former Seahawks receiver seemed pretty annoyed. Calling the rumors “bull****”, Tate blamed Wilson, who has...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

That’s Hope Parker Chilling With Golden Tate and His Girlfriend

I’m sure a lot of you stuck at work have already gone through your quick guilty pleasure of surfing TMZ. If not, you missed out on Lions receiver Golden Tate once again discussing infidelity rumors connected to Russell Wilson. Honestly, it’s kind of weird to watch with his girlfriend, Elise Pollard, watching in the background, but we here at BC are pretty much over that nonsense...
Via Busted Coverage
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Detroit Lions: Grading the offense

One of the best words to describe the Detroit Lions offense of this season would have to be ambitious. While they struggled throughout the year, they maintained just enough talent to keep the team alive and propel them into the playoffs, at which point they had one of their better games this season. For those of you who want to hear all about the offensive grades, here is the report...
January 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Golden Tate Challenges Organization to “Have Best Offseason of Your Life”

Detroit Lions wide receiver Golden Tate may be new to the team, but he had some strong words of encouragement for the organization following its disheartening playoff loss to the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday evening (via I challenged every man in here, coaches, trainers, fan base, players obviously, to go have the best offseason of your life. We see how close we are as a community...
Via Sportsnaut
January 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Golden Tate: Loss to Patriots was 'embarrassing'

Detroit Lions wide receiver Golden Tate, who is no stranger to stirring up the pot publicly, had some stinging words about how his team performed in a 34-9 loss to the Patriots on Sunday afternoon. It’s one of those games, we just…it’s embarrassing,” Tate said, via “We’ve got to chalk it up and have a short-term memory. That’s the most important thing,...
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November 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Golden Tate gives fantastic response to Percy Harvin trade

The Seattle Seahawks let WR Golden Tate walk and test the free agency market without even thinking twice. There were rumors of dissension and locker room incidents between Tate and other members of the team, including WR Percy Harvin and QB Russell Wilson. Lance Zierlein of Sports Talk 790 touched on some of that on Twitter....
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October 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Detroit Lions’ draft needs following free agency: Offense

While the action of the free-agent market dies down, the focus of the NFL now shifts to the upcoming draft. The Detroit Lions arguably had one of their most productive free-agency periods in the history of the franchise. Here’s the key moves on the offensive side of the ball: Signings Joique Bell, running back (re-sign)                  Golden Tate, wide receiver (above...
March 29, 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

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