Golden Tate

Wide Receiver

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $7,500,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 3.85%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $15,000,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 11.01%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 2.00
  • Total Contract Value: $37,500,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $9,375,000
  • Position Ranking: 23/317 at WR
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $22,950,000
  • Age: 30
  • Height: 5' 10"
  • Weight: 202
  • College: Notre Dame
  • Accrued Seasons: 9
  • Entry: 2010 Draft, Round 2, #60 overall (Seahawks)
  • Year Signed: 2019
  • Contract Type: UFA
  • Free Agency: 2023 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Golden Tate signed a four year, $37.5 million contract with the Giants on March 14, 2019. Tate's contract contains $22.95 million that is fully guaranteed at signing. Tate's 2019 and 2020 salaries are both guaranteed and he received a $10 million signing bonus.

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201931$1,975,000$2,500,000$3,000,000$25,000$4,975,000$7,500,0004.0%
202032$7,975,000$2,500,000$0$25,000$7,975,000$10,500,0005.3%
202133$8,475,000$2,500,000$0$25,000$0$11,000,000--
202234$5,975,000$2,500,000$0$25,000$0$8,500,000--
Total$24,400,000$10,000,000$3,000,000$100,000$12,950,000$37,500,000
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Career Earnings: $44,411,500
Career APY: $4,934,611
Potential Earnings: $68,617,382
Total Guarantees: $43,950,000
Largest Cash Payment: $15,000,000 (2019)
Largest Cap Hit: $11,000,000 (2021)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
LionsUFATraded20145$31,000,000$6,200,000$10,500,000$27,294,11888.0%$6,823,530
EaglesUFAExpired20145$31,000,000$6,200,000$10,500,000$3,705,88212.0%$3,705,882
GiantsUFAActive20194$37,500,000$9,375,000$22,950,000$10,000,00026.7%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Seahawks4$3,411,500$852,875$3,411,5000.0%$00.0%
Lions4$27,294,118$6,823,530$21,648,7500.0%$5,645,3680.0%
Eagles1$3,705,882$3,705,882$3,705,8820.0%$00.0%
Giants0$10,000,000$0$00.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2010Seahawks$320,000$250,000$0$0$0$570,000--$1,320,000
2011Seahawks$450,000$250,000$0$0$0$700,0000.6%$450,000
2012Seahawks$540,000$250,000$471,500$0$0$1,261,5001.0%$1,011,500
2013Seahawks$630,000$250,000$0$0$0$880,0000.7%$630,000
2014Lions$1,500,000$1,600,000$0$0$1,500,000$3,100,0002.3%$9,500,000
2015Lions$745,000$2,351,250$0$0$745,000$3,096,2502.2%$3,750,000
2016Lions$4,750,000$2,351,250$0$0$0$7,101,2504.6%$4,750,000
2017Lions$6,000,000$2,351,250$0$0$0$8,351,2505.0%$6,000,000
2018Eagles$7,000,000$0$0$0$0$3,705,8822.1%$3,705,882
2019Giants$1,975,000$2,500,000$3,000,000$25,000$4,975,000$7,500,0004.0%$15,000,000
2020Giants$7,975,000$2,500,000$0$25,000$7,975,000$10,500,0005.3%$8,000,000
2021Giants$8,475,000$2,500,000$0$25,000$0$11,000,000--$8,500,000
2022Giants$5,975,000$2,500,000$0$25,000$0$8,500,000--$6,000,000
Total$46,335,000$19,653,750$3,471,500$100,000$15,195,000$66,266,132$68,617,382
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Lions2018$5,645,368$3,294,118
Total$5,645,368$3,294,118

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnapsReceivingRushingFumbles
OffenseSpecialRecYardsAvgTDAttYardsAvgTDTotalLost
20111550.3%0.0%3538210.935142.8010
20121570.6%1.9%4568815.373206.7011
20131675.3%20.8%6489814.0533110.3030
20141684.6%0.9%99133113.445306.0010
20151685.8%10.9%908139.066416.8011
20161683.5%0.0%91107711.841040.4021
20171675.8%1.9%8589910.645224.4011
20181556.1%3.2%7479510.744348.5020

Financial Reports

Yearly Cap Charge vs. Dead Money (pre-June 1 cut)
Positional Comparisons to League Average