By Dan Catterson, Lions Correspondent, Sat, Aug 16th 9:22am EDT
Lions' wide receiver Golden Tate caught all three passes thrown his way for 41 yards and a TD in Friday night's preseason game against the Raiders. (Source: Detroit Free Press
Fantasy Impact: Tate continues to show nice chemistry with quarterback Matthew Stafford. Finally out from under Seattle's run-based attack, Tate is looking at breakout season in Detroit. His current ADP places him around the end of the seventh round, making him a potential steal and a solid WR 2 option in most leagues.
By Steve Myette, Lions Correspondent, Mon, Jul 28th 10:20am EDT
Golden Tate has been taken off the PUP list by the Lions and will practice with the team today. (Source: Tim Twentyman on Twitter)
Fantasy Impact: Fantasy Football fans far and wide can breathe a small sigh of relief with the news that Tate will begin practice today. The Lions started camp later than most teams but with a whole new offense to learn and a new quarterback to develop chemistry with the sooner Tate came back the better. Not even August yet, Tate should have plenty of time to build a rapport with Matthew Stafford and should be a good value pick in fantasy drafts next month.
By Steve Myette, Lions Correspondent, Wed, Jul 23rd 5:34pm EDT
Per Ian Rapoport, new Lions WR Golden Tate will begin training camp on the PUP list. (Source: Ian Rapoport on Twitter
Fantasy Impact: This is the first we are hearing of any injuries involving Tate. With camp just beginning and the regular season still over a month away there is little concern here, but this is definitely a situation worth monitoring. Teams are typically cautious in camp so we'd expect Tate back sooner rather than later and he still looks like an enticing WR3 option, particularly in PPR formats.
CBS Sports | Aug 22nd
Moving from Seattle to high-octane Detroit can only be good news for Golden Tate. Our Jamey Eisenberg says the Lions receiver is about to become a Fantasy star.
Legion Report | Aug 8th
Grab McCoy/Charles for sure! WR’s are fairly deep this year, whereas RB’s are not deep at all. Two Stud running backs in Lacy and McCoy/Charles is very hard to pass up. There’s WRs like Golden Tate/Markus Wheaton […]
EDSFootball | Jul 24th
The Detroit Lions have placed three players on the physically unable to perform (PUP) list on Wednesday — wide receivers Golden Tate and T.J. Jones as well as defensive end Ziggy Ansah, per Josh Katzenstein of The Detroit News.
Sitting out of the team's minicamp in June with shoulder soreness, Tate said at the time that he would be "100 percent" by training camp. At the time, he also said...
ESPN | Jul 23rd
What should you expect from Golden Tate now that he's in Detroit?