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Megatron To Get Slight Dip In Targets predicts Lions receiver Calvin Johnson's targets will decline in 2014 after the team brought in Golden Tate and drafted Eric Ebron.Fantasy Spin:Johnson drew 12 targets per game over the past two seasons, including 11.1 last year. Even if his targets drop, he's still going to see at least 10 per game and should have to face fewer double and triple coverages this...
Via Fantasy Football Champs
18 hours ago  |  Discuss

VIDEO: wide receiver drills from Detroit Lions training camp

Training camp 2014 is well under way and the Detroit Lions are busy preparing for the new season. There’s reason to be hopeful that the Lions can finally end their playoff drought this year. The main reason is the arrival of several new receiving weapons like Eric Ebron and Golden Tate. We can tell you all about how good the new wide receivers look, but there’s nothing like seeing...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Lions Injury Update: Golden Tate & Ziggy Ansah added to PUP

The Detroit Lions have placed defensive end Ziggy Ansah and former Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Golden Tate on their physically unable to perform list to start training camp.  Ian Rapoport tweeted the news early this afternoon. Getty Images Ansah did not participate in any spring workouts while he was recovering from shoulder surgery.  During the Lions spring workouts...
Via NFL Injury Report
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Golden Tate Surprisingly Lands On Active/PUP List

Lions receiver Golden Tate has been placed on the active/PUP list, according to Ian Rapoport of Spin:It's unclear what's ailing Tate, who signed a five-year, $31 million contract with the Lions this offseason. We project Tate to have 70 receptions, 977 yards and seven touchdowns this year as Detroit's No. 2 receiver.
Via Fantasy Football Champs
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Detroit Lions’ Ziggy Ansah and Golden Tate Start Camp on PUP List

The Detroit Lions will be heading into training camp a few bodies short. Lions’ 2nd year defensive end Ziggy Ansah, newly acquired wide receiver Golden Tate, and rookie wide receiver T.J. Jones will all start training camp on the physically unable to perform list (PUP). Both Ansah and Tate are suffering from shoulder soreness, and Ansah is coming off of shoulder surgery this February...
Via Detroit Sports Nation
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Detroit Lions: Position battles to watch

Tate The Detroit Lions start training camp on July 28 and there are a few positions battles to keep an eye on. Detroit’s offense will largely feature the same cast as last season, with the additions of Golden Tate and Eric Ebron. The defensive side of the ball is where most of the question marks remain heading into training camp. The roster is 90-men strong right now, and that...
7 days ago  |  Discuss

5 ways to kill the last offseason weekend: Watch the Golden Tate show

Friday is everyone’s favorite day of the week, but today is a particularly awesome one because it begins the final weekend of the NFL offseason. That’s right, next week training camp begins and the 2014 season will officially be under way. The smell of fresh cut grass, the tension building in your stomach, the sound of shoulder pads crashing together at full speed… If you...
Via cover32 - Lions
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Things we hate: Golden Tate trolling Russell Wilson’s velocity

Even though Golden Tate left Seattle in March he is still making waves in the Seahawks community. Recently bizarre rumors swirled around the internet that Tate had slept with Russell Wilson’s wife Sharon, which may have played a role in their divorce. Tate has denied those claims. Some Seahawks fans are bitter over Tate’s departure after he said he’d take a hometown discount...
Via cover32 - Seahawks
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Detroit Lions WR Golden Tate has Pro Bowls on his Mind

Wide receiver Golden Tate is eager to make the most of his time with the Detroit Lions. When asked about how he feels about being a part of the Detroit Lions potent offense, he stated how excited he was to catch more passes and possibly make a few Pro Bowls. Golden Tate feels that it is going to be a lot easier for him to breakout as a number 2 receiver, next to the great Calvin...
Via Detroit Sports Nation
16 days ago  |  Discuss

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
March 18, 2014  |  3 Comments
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