13 Worst Signings From NFL Free Agency

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Golden Tate

There are many ways to screw up a free agency signing. You can overpay for a guy, sign a guy you don’t need, or sabotage your cap space with a pricey player. All of these things happened this year.

Among the biggest losers: the Giants, Colts, Raiders, and Lions.

Golden Tate (wide receiver), Detroit Lions

Contract: five years, $31 million

Age: 25

Why it’s bad: He’s still young. But $13 million guaranteed to a third wide receiver with modest numbers is a lot, especially for a team with as many holes as the Lions.

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