Tate is dealing with a hamstring injury and was limited in practice on Thursday. Caldwell and the Lions coaching staff believes that the 26-year-old will get another limited session in on Friday and eventually be able to play come Sunday.
Jim Caldwell said he expects Golden Tate to play Sunday
— Dave Birkett (@davebirkett) October 3, 2014
Through four games this season Tate has caught 24 passes for 317 yards. After catching 12 touchdowns over the past two seasons he has yet to find the endzone this season.