Lions coach believes Golden Tate will play in Week 5

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Detroit Lions head coach Jim Caldwell believes that wide receiver Golden Tate will be on the field for the teams Week 5 game against the Buffalo Bills.

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.

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.