Golden Tate
Wide Receiver
Drafted: Round 2 (#60 overall), 2010
Experience: 9 Years
College: Notre Dame
Contract: 4 yr(s)
$37,500,000
Signing Bonus $10,000,000 AAV$9,375,000 G'teed:$22,950,000 Free Agent:2023 / UFA
Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
2019 Contract details by year 30 $1,510,294 $1,911,764 $2,823,529 $25,000 $6,270,587 $11,686,764
2020 Contract details by year 31 $7,975,000 $2,352,942 - $25,000 $10,352,942 $7,500,000
2021 Contract details by year 32 $8,475,000 $2,500,000 - $25,000 $11,000,000 $5,000,000
2022 Contract details by year 33 $5,975,000 $2,500,000 - $25,000 $8,500,000 $2,500,000
Contract Notes:
  • $22.95M guaranteed (signing bonus + 2019 salary + 2019 roster bonus + 2020 salary)
  • 2019 & 2020 salary guarantees voided per PED suspension
  • 2019 Roster Bonus: $3M (guaranteed)
  • Workout Bonus: $25,000
Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Other Bonus Total Cash
2010 Player Cash Earnings $320,000 $1,000,000 - $1,320,000
2011 Player Cash Earnings $450,000 - - $450,000
2012 Player Cash Earnings $540,000 - - $540,000
2013 Player Cash Earnings $630,000 - - $630,000
2014 Player Cash Earnings $1,500,000 $8,000,000 - $9,538,850
2015 Player Cash Earnings $745,000 - - $3,750,000
2016 Player Cash Earnings $4,750,000 - - $4,750,000
2017 Player Cash Earnings $6,000,000 - - $6,000,000
2018 Player Cash Earnings $3,705,882 - - $3,705,882
2018 Player Cash Earnings $3,294,118 - - $3,294,117
2019 Player Cash Earnings $1,510,294 $10,000,000 $2,848,529 $14,358,823
11 seasons $23,445,294 $19,000,000 $5,892,379 $48,337,672

Cap Hit

#22
Wide Receiver
#6
New York Giants
#153
NFL

AAV

#29
Wide Receiver
#201
NFL

Cash

#29
Wide Receiver
#223
NFL
  • Jul 27 2019

    Suspended 4 games for violating the league’s PED policy, forfeiting $1.797M of 2019 salary and bonus with New York (NYG)

  • Mar 14 2019

    Signed a 4 year $37.5 million contract with New York (NYG)

  • Oct 30 2018

    Traded to Philadelphia (PHI) from Detroit (DET) for 2019 3rd round pick (#88 - traded)

  • Sep 10 2015

    Restructured $3.005M of his 2015 salary into bonus, clearing $2,253,750 in 2015 cap space with Detroit (DET)

  • Mar 12 2014

    Signed a 5 year $31 million contract with Detroit (DET)

  • Nov 1 2013

    Fiend $7,875 for taunting against St. Louis (STL)

  • Jul 28 2010

    Signed a 4 year $3.411 million contract with Seattle (SEA)

  • Apr 23 2010

    Drafted by Seattle (SEA): Round 2 (#60 overall)