Originally posted on Football Nation  |  Last updated 5/21/12
Detroit wide receiver Titus Young was not at Detroit's OTAs Monday after the team decided he couldn't participate for fighting with teammate Louis Delmas.

Young, who was benched last year after punching a New Orleans player in their regular season matchup, apparently got into a confrontation with Delmas at the voluntary workouts last week, and then punched Delmas when he wasn't looking.

According to MLive.com's Anwar Richardson, the team is disciplining Young by not allowing him to participate in the voluntary team workouts.  

Young was called a "diva" by some of the draft projectors before he was selected by Detroit in 2011, and was also suspended nine games in 2008 at Boise State for missing team meetings and refusing to look at the playbook.

Detroit coach Jim Schwartz refused to comment on the fight.  He did say that because the workouts are voluntary, he wouldn't comment on anyone who wasn't there, except for linebacker Stephen Tulloch.

Young, who caught 48 passes for 607 yards last season, had a good rookie campaign in his role as the third receiver in Detroit's offense.  He is a pivotal slot receiver for Detroit, who also drafted rookie Ryan Broyles last month in the second round.  

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