WR - FA - OUT
Week 17 Outlook
Per Adam Schefter of ESPN, the New York Giants are releasing WR Golden Tate.
With the release of Tate on Wednesday, the move will save the Giants $6.2 million in cap space. The veteran WR spent two seasons with the franchise recording 84 receptions for 1,064 yards and eight touchdowns. Tate will likely garner heavy interest from teams in free agency.
Giants wide receiver Golden Tate is officially inactive for the team's Week 17 matchup against the Dallas Cowboys after being listed as doubtful with a calf injury.
Tate will now miss the team's final two games due to a calf injury. In 12 games this season, Tate has caught 35 passes for 388 yards and two touchdowns.
The Giants have listed WR Golden Tate as doubtful for Week 17 with a calf injury.
Tate has had a forgettable 2020 campaign, recording only 35 receptions for 388 yards and 2 TDs. If he doesn't go, expect Darius Slayton and Sterling Shepard to see an uptick in targets as the Giants fight to keep their playoff hopes alive against the Cowboys.
Giants WR Golden Tate (calf) has been ruled out for Week 16 vs. the Giants.
With Tate out, expect more opportunities for slot receiver Sterling Shephard as well as TE Evan Engram. The Ravens however presents a tough matchup for any offensive players on the Giants.
Giants wide receiver Golden Tate caught two of his three targets for 13 yards in Sunday's loss to the Cleveland Browns.
Tate has just three receptions over his last two games combined and has just 35 receptions for 388 yards and two touchdowns through 12 games this season.