Despite rumors that Golden Tate may end up in New England, the team who beat the Patriots in Super Bowl 52 has landed the WR.
The Philadelphia Eagles have traded a third-round pick to the Detroit Lions for Tate.
Detroit is trading WR Golden Tate to the Philadelphia Eagles for a third-round pick, per source.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) October 30, 2018
The 30-year-old took to Twitter to share the news.
It’s been real DETROIT! I’ll love ya forever. Philly Philly let’s get it!!
— Golden Tate (@ShowtimeTate) October 30, 2018
Tate was averaging 6 catches for 74 yards per game with three touchdowns for the Lions.