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Free-agent target Golden Tate signs with Lions

GOLDEN TATE Wide receiver, Seattle Seahawks UPDATE, March

(Credit: AP / Jeff Roberson)

Golden Tate officially is off the board.

The former Seahawks wide receiver confirmed on Twitter that is now a member of the Detroit Lions. Tate confirmed to ESPN's Josina Anderson that he signed a five-year, $31-million deal that includes $13.25 million guaranteed.

Former Bronco Eric Decker is still perceived to be the top wide receiver on the free-agent market. On Wednesday he visited...

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Ravens beat Lions on MNF, eliminate Jets from playoffs

Rex Ryan looks on before a game against

(Credit: Lee S. Weissman)

In the end, it was Rex Ryan's former team that killed his chance of reaching the postseason.

The Baltimore Ravens defeated the Detroit Lions, 18-16, on Monday Night Football -- and eliminated the Jets from playoff contention in the process.

At 6-8, the Jets were a longshot to make the postseason after Sunday's 30-20 loss to the Carolina Panthers in Charlotte. They needed several teams...

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