Golden Tate - Golden Tate Catches Controversial Touchdown You Must See (Video)
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Detroit Lions wide receiver Golden Tate is no stranger to controversial catches, but his latest will make your head spin.

By Vincent Rapisardi

1authorvince2 - Golden Tate Catches Controversial Touchdown You Must See (Video)Calvin Johnson, Dez Bryant, Tyler Eifert, and others must be asking what exactly constitutes a catch, after what was called a touchdown on Detroit Lions wide receiver Golden Tate in the second quarter of Sunday’s game, that looked anything but that.

Take a look at this play.

The rule states you have to complete the process of the catch, which means if you’re going to the ground in the process, you must remain possession. If so, how is that not a turnover?

That is a head scratcher.


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Vincent is the Direct of Content – Features of EliteSportsNY.com, where he’s had his work shared by outlets such as Bleacher Report, Maxim Magazine and MetsBlog.com. He’s also conducted multiple interviews with professional athletes, while creating two nationally trending stories – leading to a mentioning on SportsCenter.

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