Golden Tate: Lions Offense A Better Fit Than Seahawks

Golden Tate isn’t slick, I see what he’s doing. Tate wasn’t exactly the biggest prize in free agency, but he would provide a team with depth and toughness at the wide receiver position.   Tate got a nice offer from the Lions and never left their building. During a question and answer with the Lions official team website, Tate admitted that the Lions offense fit his skill set...
Via Thacover2
28 minutes ago  |  Discuss

Golden Tate: I see Myself Being a More Explosive Lance Moore

The anticipation of the Lions new offense is crazy right now. It seems like I am making a post every thirty minutes about possible roles for players. Golden Tate averaged four catches a game for the Seahawks last season. He already has a vision for himself inside of the Joe Lombardi’s offense. He shared his […]
Via Word On The Game
34 minutes ago  |  Discuss

Seahawks looking hard at two wide receiver prospects

When wide receiver Golden Tate signed an offer sheet with the Detroit Lions, it was not the apocalyptic news that some Seahawks fans seemed to believe. However, he does need to be replaced. As it stands right now, here’s what the Seahawks wide receiver core looks like: 1. Percy Harvin: 5’11″, 184 lbs – fastest human being in the NFL, signed for five more years and a whole...
Via cover32 - Seahawks
10 days ago  |  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...
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Three and out: Tate responds to Seattle fans' criticism

FIRST DOWN Golden Tate, who signed a five-year, $31-million free-agent deal last week with the Detroit Lions, has been getting hassled on Twitter by Seattle fans for leaving the Seahawks. Tate finally had enough of the insults and went on 710 ESPN Radio in Seattle to give his side. "I got offered a number (by the Seahawks) that was laughable considering that I was there four...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Golden Tate Suprised at the Online Hate He Has Receieved From the 12th Man

One of the harsh realities of the NFL is that players are constantly on the move. It is not unusual to see a number of marquee players change teams each off-season. It sucks for the fans, but that's the reality of the NFL. So when Golden Tate signed with the Detroit Lions recently it should not have been overly shocking.However, according to Tate a number of Seattle fans did...
Via FatManWriting
28 days ago  |  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...
Via cover32 - Lions
28 days ago  |  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...
Via Pro Football Zone
28 days ago  |  3 Comments

Detroit Lions: Examining the first round after free agency

It isn’t for certain that the Detroit Lions’ last move in the free-agency period will be the signing of safety James Ihedigbo, but all signs point towards that being the case. With that being said, let’s take a look ahead at the NFL Draft. Detroit Lions: Free agency updates With the assumption that Ihedigbo will be a member of the Lions in 2014, Detroit addressed two of their...
March 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Seattle Seahawks: re-signing a priority before Draft

Seattle Seahawks: re-signing a priority before DraftThe Seattle Seahawks have a star-studded team already, with no real pressing needs to fill in this offseason. GM John Schneider has put together a championship team that’s young and will be together for longer than a year. In fact, the 12th Man will probably see more cuts than marquee free agent signings, because this upcoming...
February 24, 2014  |  Discuss

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