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Minnesota Vikings Release Ben Tate

After less than a month with the Minnesota Vikings, running back Ben Tate has reportedly been released on Tuesday. Tate’s time as a member of the Vikings certainly didn’t last very long. It was just four weeks ago that the Minnesota Vikings acquired him from the waivers when the Cleveland Browns released him. Tate has been even more underwhelming since playing with the Vikings...
Via Sportsnaut
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Vikings release RB Tate with one game remaining

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- The Minnesota Vikings had seen enough of running back Ben Tate. With an unsettled running back situation with the unknown status of Adrian Peterson and a season-ending injury to rookie Jerick McKinnon, Minnesota waived Tate on Tuesday before the team's season-finale Sunday at home against the Chicago Bears. The Vikings had claimed Tate, 26, in November from...
Via Fox Sports North
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Vikings Waive RB Ben Tate

Field Yates of ESPN reports that the Minnesota Vikings have placed RB Ben Tate on waivers Tuesday. This is somewhat surprising news given that the Vikings claimed him off of waivers from the Cleveland Browns a little over a month ago. Although, Tate has been unable to carve out any sort of role in the Vikings’ offense in the past month. Last weekend, Tate didn’t receive a...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Ben Tate is gone and the Browns are just fine

The Cleveland Browns parted ways with Ben Tate after just ten games of his first season with the team. The emergence of “The Baby Backs,” Isaiah Crowell and Terrance West made this a pretty easy maneuver for the Browns and GM Ray Farmer. It’s also not wholly surprising considering the general attitude that it’s felt like Ben Tate has had since coming to Cleveland. He hasn’t...
Via Waiting For Next Year
November 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Browns Release Running Back Ben Tate After Just 10 Games With Team

CLEVELAND — Ben Tate doesn’t have to worry about losing carries with the Browns any longer. The team released the disgruntled running back on Tuesday, two days after he was given the ball just twice in a matchup against the Houston Texans, his former team. Tate signed a two-year, $6.2 million free agent contract in March with Cleveland to be the Browns’ every-down back. He...
November 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Ben Tate Waived: Cleveland Browns Turn to Rookies Crowell and West

One week after expressing himself about his light workload, running back Ben Tate has been waived by the Cleveland Browns. General Manager Ray Farmer made the announcement Tuesday morning in a statement to the press. “With all the transactions we make while constructing our roster, it will always be our intent to do what is best for […] The post Ben Tate Waived: Cleveland Browns...
Via Browns Beat
November 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Fantasy football: Evaluating the Cleveland Browns backfield

For a backfield that has frustrated fantasy football owners all year, things just because a little less complicated in Cleveland with the Browns announcing the release of running back Ben Tate. While Tate has been falling on the depth chart over the past few weeks, the sudden release is nonetheless surprising considering Cleveland’s strong commitment to the running game. Tate...
November 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Ben Tate is unhappy with current role in Browns’ running game

Cleveland Browns running back Ben Tate is a fan of the Baby Backs, but he is none too pleased with the team’s committee backfield. Gearing up to face his former team in the Houston Texans this Sunday, Tate stated that he “would be lying” if he said he was happy being one of the three heads in the monster that has been the Browns’ rushing attack over the course of the 2014...
Via Waiting For Next Year
November 12, 2014  |  Discuss

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