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Golden Tate

Golden Tate

Wide Receiver #15
ADP:Round: 11, Pick: 8
Team:NY Giants
Ht / Wt:5'10" / 202 lb.
College:Notre Dame
Age:30
Born:August 2, 1988
Drafted:2010 / Rd. 2 (60)
Draft Team:SEA

Outlook & Fantasy Value July 22, 2019

Golden Tate's fantasy value is measured by his average draft position (ADP) in fantasy football mock drafts. In recent drafts, Tate's current ADP is 11.08, which indicates that his fantasy outlook is to be the 8th pick of the 11th round, and 128th selection overall.

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Players Drafted Near Golden Tate

Delanie Walker TE TEN 11.10
Minnesota Defense DEF MIN 11.11
Mecole Hardman WR KC 11.11
Keke Coutee WR HOU 11.12
Devin Singletary RB BUF 12.02
Jimmy Garoppolo QB SF 12.02
Lamar Jackson QB BAL 12.04
Donte Moncrief WR PIT 12.04
Anthony Miller WR CHI 12.05
Cleveland Defense DEF CLE 12.06
T.J. Hockenson TE DET 12.07
Matt Breida RB SF 12.08
Houston Defense DEF HOU 12.10
Parris Campbell WR IND 12.11
Greg Zuerlein PK LAR 12.11
Justice Hill RB BAL 13.01
Kirk Cousins QB MIN 13.02
Josh Allen QB BUF 13.03
Greg Olsen TE CAR 13.04
Justin Tucker PK BAL 13.05
Austin Hooper TE ATL 13.05
Denver Defense DEF DEN 13.05
Tyrell Williams WR OAK 13.07
Marquise Brown WR BAL 13.07
Marquise Goodwin WR SF 13.08

Golden Tate Biography

Childhood and High School

Golden Tate was born August 2, 1988 in Hendersonville, Tennessee. As a senior, Tate rushed 140 times for 1,413 yards and 23 touchdowns, had 28 receptions for 510 yards and 6 touchdowns, had 3 interceptions on defense and returned a kickoff for a touchdown. According to Rivals.com, Tate was ranked 7th among athletes and was the 101st top prospect.

College

Golden Tate turned down professional baseball to attend Notre Dame. During his three seasons with the Irish, Tate had 157 receptions for 2,707 yards for 26 touchdowns. He also rushed for 3 touchdowns. His college highlights can be seen here.  In 2009, Tate was a unanimous All-American selection and was also presented with the Fred Biltenikoff Award. Tate decided to forego his senior season and enter the NFL draft.

NFL Draft

Tate was drafted by the Seattle Seahawks in the 2nd round with the 60th overall pick of the 2010 draft. With a 4.42 second 40 time and 35 inch vertical leap at the combine, Tate was considered a strong receiver with experience in a pro-style system. However, his overall explosiveness remained a question.

2010 NFL Season

After signing a four-year deal with Seattle worth $3.261 million, Tate began his career catching 21 passes for 227 yards. He also returned 16 punts and 1 kickoff during his rookie year.

2011 NFL Season

On September 11, he caught his first touchdown in a loss to San Francisco. Tate would end the season with 35 receptions for 382 yards and 3 touchdowns.

2012 NFL Season

Tate was involved in one of the more controversial plays of the season during a contest against Green Bay. With replacement referees calling games, Tate simultaneously caught a last second pass in the end zone with Packers safety M.D. Jennings. After referees made differing calls, the play was ruled a Seattle touchdown. Tate finished with 45 receptions for 688 yards and completed his first touchdown pass.

2013 NFL Season

Tate had 64 receptions for 898 yards and 5 touchdowns. Tate and the Seahawks would go on to win Super Bowl XLVIII against the Denver Broncos.

2014 NFL Season

On March 12, 2014, Golden Tate signed a 5-year, $31 million contract to play for the Detroit Lions. His salary included $13.25 million guaranteed. His 99 receptions were sixth highest in the NFL and his 1,331 receiving yards were seventh highest in the NFL. He also contributed with 4 receiving touchdowns earning Tate his first Pro Bowl appearance.

2015 NFL Season

In his second season in Detroit, both Tate and the Lions got off to a slow start, but performances picked up in the second half of the season. As a result, Tate would finish with 90 receptions for 813 yards and 6 touchdowns.

2016 NFL Season

Tate became the focal point of the Detroit passing game. He finished the season with 91 receptions for 1,077 yards and 4 touchdowns, including a winning touchdown in overtime against Minnesota to cap off a come from behind victory.

Personal Life

Golden Tate was drafted to play baseball by the Arizona Diamondback in 2007 and again by the San Francisco Giants in 2010 but declined both offers to focus on football. On Twitter and Instagram, Tate can be followed @ShowtimeTate. For Golden Tate jerseys, click here.