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Golden Tate

Golden H. Tate III (born August 2, 1988) is an American football wide receiver for the Seattle Seahawks of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football for the University of Notre Dame, and was recognized as an All-American. He was drafted by the Seattle Seahawks in the second round of the 2010 NFL Draft. Tate was born in Hendersonville, Tennessee. He is the son of Golden Tate, Jr., a former wide receiver at Tennessee State who was the 120th overall pick in the fifth-round of the 1984 NFL Draft by the Indianapolis Colts. He played high school football for Pope John Paul II High School. Tate was drafted out of high school by the Arizona Diamondbacks in the 42nd round of the 2007 amateur draft. Tate did not sign with the Diamondbacks and instead played baseball for the University of Notre Dame. In Tate's freshman year at Notre Dame (2008), he played in 18 games and batted .262 with three doubles and three stolen bases. Tate hit his first home run against Louisville in Louisville, Kentucky in his sophomore year. He finished his sophomore season with a .329 batting average after playing in 55 games. Tate also scored 45 runs his sophomore year which is the third

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Golden Tate -- Botched Donut Heist Made Him Better ... Says Donut Shop

Golden Tate
Botched Donut Heist Made Him Better ... Says Donut Shop

Seattle Seahawks star Golden Tate wouldn't be the Super Bowl caliber player he is today if not for attempted maple bar theft gone bad ... so says the owner of the donut shop Golden tried to jack.… READ MORE >

Golden Tate 911 -- They're 'Drunk, Retarded'

Golden Tate 911 -- They're 'Drunk, Retarded'

NFL rookie star Golden Tate was "drunk" and "being retarded" when he broke into a donut shop in Washington and stole maple bars at 3 AM ... this according to the woman who called 911. TMZ obtained… READ MORE >

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Golden Tate Blames 'Irresistible' Maple Bars

Golden Tate Blames 'Irresistible' Maple Bars

The Seattle Seahawks star who was busted inside a donut shop this weekend claims he was done in by the aroma of the "irresistible" maple bars. Golden Tate just addressed the media after practice… READ MORE >

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NFL Star Rookie in Shady Donut Shop Debacle

NFL Star Rookie in
Shady Donut Shop Debacle

Seattle Seahawks rookie wide receiver Golden Tate had an encounter with police this weekend, but this story has a serious twist ... because it all went down inside a donut shop. TMZ has learned… READ MORE >

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