Notre Dame junior wide receiver Golden Tate has decided to declare for the 2010 NFL Draft.
Notre Dame wide receiver Golden Tate is expected to meet with former Irish coach Charlie Wes on Friday regarding whether he will return for his senior year or enter the NFL Draft. Tate says two big factors will be whether or not quarterback Jimmy Clausen returns and who the next Irish coach will be.
Notre Dame has fired coach Charlie Weis, according to the New York Daily News.
Notre Dame wide receiver Golden Tate had 201 yards receiving and three touchdowns in the loss to Stanford.
Notre Dame wide receivers Michael Floyd and Golden Tate both went over 100 yards with a touchdown, but it wasn't enough as the Irish lost to Connecticut.
Golden Tate caught 9 passes for 113 yards and a touchdown while returning a punt 87 yards for a score in the loss to Pittsburgh.
Notre Dame wide receiver Golden Tate says he is not thinking about the NFL, only finishing out his season with the Irish. "Right now, I try to think about the team and this season," Tate said. "I'm sure (coach Charlie Weis) and I and my family will address this when the time is appropriate. Right now, I'm playing for Notre Dame."
Notre Dame wide receiver Golden Tate was not fazed by the return of Michael Floyd, catching nine passes for 132 yards and a touchdown.
Notre Dame wide receiver Golden Tate had 80 yards receiving and 61 rushing with two combined touchdowns in the win over Washington State on Saturday.
Notre Dame wide receiver Golden Tate caught 11 passes for 128 yards and two touchdowns in the Irish win over Boston College.
Notre Dame wide receiver Golden Tate caught eight balls for 117 yards and two touchdowns in a loss to USC.
Notre Dame wide receiver Golden Tate caught nine passes for 244 yards in the Irish win over Washington.
With running back Armando Allen out due to injury, wide receiver Golden Tate filled in all over the field.
Notre Dame WR Golden Tate saved the day catching a 33 yard TD pass from Jimmy Clausen with 5:18 to go in the game as ND held on to beat Michigan State 33-30.