Checking on Tate's free agency
March, 9, 2014
By Tom Carpenter | ESPN Insider
Free agent Ben Tate is the consensus top running back option on the free-agent market this offseason. He has pluses (talent, low mileage) and minuses (has had trouble staying healthy), so it's difficult to gauge exactly what sort of a contract he will earn. In general, running backs have been devalued in recent years, but he stated his case this week for their value.