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Brandon Tate

27-Year-Old Wide Receiver – Cincinnati Bengals

2014 Receiving Stats

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17

Yds

193

TD

1

Avg

11.4

Tar

26

2015 Receiving Projections

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2015 Fantasy Football Outlook

Tate's primary role over his career has been in the return game, but he was pressed into more wide receiver duty in 2014 thanks to all of the Bengals injuries at the position. Even with his increase i...

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HT: 6' 1"   WT: 195   DOB: 10/5/1987  College: North Carolina  DRAFTED: 3rd Rd   Show ContractHide Contract

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Re-signed with the Bengals in April of 2015.

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Brandon Tate NFL Stats
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  Receiving Rec Distance Big Rec Games Rushing Kick Ret Punt Ret Fumbles
Year Age Team G Rec Yards TD Tar Avg YPT 20+ 40+ 100+ 150+ 200+ Att Yards Avg TD Yds TD Yds TD Tot Lost
2009 21 2 0 0 0 2 0.0 0.0 0 0 - - - 1 11 11.0 0 - - - - - -
2010 22 NE 16 24 432 3 46 18.0 9.4 8 4 1 0 0 5 62 12.4 0 1057 2 4 0 1 1
2011 23 Cin 16 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 998 0 543 1 3 1
2012 24 Cin 16 13 211 1 25 16.2 8.4 5 2 0 0 0 1 0 0.0 0 795 0 187 0 4 1
2013 25 Cin 16 1 6 0 2 6.0 3.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 914 0 336 0 2 0
2014 26 Cin 16 17 193 1 26 11.4 7.4 1 1 0 0 0 3 21 7.0 0 397 0 174 0 2 1

Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Brandon Tate Fantasy/Red Zone Stats
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  Fantasy Points Per Game Receiving Stats Red Zone Targets Rushing Stats Red Zone Runs
Year Age Team G Standard PPR 0.5 PPR Rec/G Yds/G In20 In10 In5 Att/G Yds/G In20 In10 In5
2009 21 2 0.6 0.6 0.6 0 0 0 0 0 1 6 0 0 0
2010 22 NE 16 4.2 5.7 5.0 2 27 5 5 3 0 4 0 0 0
2011 23 Cin 16 0.0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2012 24 Cin 16 1.7 2.5 2.1 1 13 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
2013 25 Cin 16 0.0 0.1 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2014 26 Cin 16 1.7 2.8 2.2 1 12 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 0

Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Brandon Tate – Playing Time Overview

Depth Chart Status   (See Full Depth Chart)

#4 Wide Receiver
Also Listed As:  #2 Kick Returner, #2 Punt Returner

Snap Count Stats

484

Offensive Snaps in 2014

Brandon Tate was on the field for 484 of his team's snaps on offense in 2014.

93

Special Teams Snaps in 2014

Brandon Tate was on the field for 93 of his team's snaps on special teams in 2014.

Year Off ST
2012 273 118
2013 68 146
2014 484 93
Brandon Tate 2014 Game Log
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  Snap Count Receiving Rec Distance Rushing Fumbles Kick Ret Punt Ret Red Zone Targets Red Zone Runs
Week Opp Off ST Rec Yards TD Tar Avg 20+ 40+ Att Yards Avg TD Tot Lost Yds TD Yds TD In20 In10 In5 In20 In10 In5
1 @Bal 40 7 4 19 0 6 4.8 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2 Atl 57 7 1 50 0 3 50.0 1 1 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 29 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3 Ten 31 7 1 5 0 1 5.0 0 0 1 12 12.0 0 0 0 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4 @NE 16 12 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 1 0 0.0 0 1 1 141 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5 Car 63 6 4 38 1 5 9.5 0 0 1 9 9.0 0 0 0 29 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0
6 @Ind 39 5 1 7 0 2 7.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 20 0 6 0 1 1 0 0 0 0
7 Bal 49 2 2 30 0 2 15.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8 Jax 15 3 1 10 0 1 10.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 20 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9 Cle 10 8 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10 @NO 5 3 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
11 @Hou 6 2 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 25 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
12 @TB 7 4 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
13 Pit 28 10 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 91 0 29 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
14 @Cle 27 8 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 1 0 24 0 49 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
15 Den 47 5 1 12 0 1 12.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 49 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
16 @Pit 44 4 2 22 0 3 11.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
17 @Ind 0 0 0 0 0 5 0.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

A blank stat line is used above whenever a player was not on the field for any plays in the game that week.

Measurables Overview for Brandon Tate  (View College Stats & News)
As Compared To Other Wide Receivers
Height:   6' 1"
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Weight:   195 lbs
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Cincinnati Bengals Team Injury Report
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No players listed.
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Out
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Vontaze Burfict  PUP-P
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Margus Hunt  PUP-P
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Sean Porter  PUP-P

Brandon Tate: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

With A.J. Green out, Tate is in line to see added work in Sunday's playoff game against the Colts, ESPN's Coley Harvey reports.

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Tate will start at wide receiver, in place of inactive teammate A.J. Green (toe), in Sunday's game against the Ravens, Cincinnati.com reports.

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Tate had one catch on two targets for seven yards Sunday against the Colts.

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Tate had four catches on five targets for 38 yards and a touchdown in Sunday's 37-37 tie with the Panthers.

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Tate caught one pass (on three targets) for 50 yards in Sunday's win over the Falcons.

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Tate caught four passes for 19 yards on six targets in Sunday's win over the Ravens. He also caught a two-point conversion.

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Tate may be in line for an expanded role with Marvin Jones (broken foot) expected to miss at least the first few weeks of the season, ESPN.com reports.

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Tate re-signed with the Bengals on Tuesday, Ian Rapoport of NFL.com reports.

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Tate's 29-yard punt return set up the Bengals' game-winning field goal against the Bills in overtime Sunday.

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Tate agreed to a one-year deal with Cincinnati on Saturday, NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

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2013

Tate showed some development as a receiver in the preseason, but still his primary impact will be in the return game. While Andrew Hawkins is out, he could see the field in three and four-receiver sets.

2012

Tate is competing with Armon Binns and rookie Mohamed Sanu for the Bengals' number two receiver position. Although he has never produced fantasy worthy receiving numbers in his career, Tate has great value in the return game, and should help the Bengals most in that department.

2011

With Randy Moss busting out of town, Tate saw a little more work in Year 2 and did well at least on a per-play basis (9.4 YPT, 18.0 YPC). With Wes Welker, Deion Branch and Chad Ochocinco ahead of him on the depth chart, Tate still has a chance to carve out a larger role as the team's best deep threat. Tate's the only receiver on the roster with legitimate deep speed his four catches of 40-plus last year came on just 46 targets. Just keep in mind Tate's role as a receiver is far from solidified, and he could easily see most of his work as a kick returner, a role in which he scored two touchdowns last year.

2010

Tate has some veterans between him and the upper echelon of the Patriots' wideout depth chart, but if he can demonstrate in training camp that he is past knee woes that slowed him both in college and as a rookie, he could emerge as a sleeper candidate, given his big play/return upside.

2009

The Pats had plenty of ammo in terms of picks at April's draft to roll the dice on a player like Tate, who comes with off-field (he failed a drug test (marijuana) at the Combine) and injury (ACL/MCL surgery last year) concerns. That said, before the raising of those red flags, he was viewed as a first-round talent and with the Patriots, who are well-stocked at wideout, he can be worked into the system slowly, where they can groom him into a big play/return threat down the road. Chances are he'll start the 2009 season on the PUP list.