Originally posted on It's Always Sunny in Detroit  |  Last updated 12/14/11
Lions rookie wide receiver Titus Young has made a nice contribution on the field hauling in 35 passes for 523 yards and three touchdowns. But his contribution off the field deserves a lot more hype. On Tuesday, Young took time to dress up as Santa Claus and went to multiple area schools as part of his "Christmas Caravan". He traveled in his sleigh with 30,000 books on board. His motivation was taking part in the "Defending Literacy Tour", which is delivering books to 32 schools in Detroit, Pontiac, Flint and Owosso. The Defending Literacy tour is sponsored by the Stephanie Starks HOPE Foundation. Young, who attended Boise State, is all about helping the kids. "My heart has always been towards kids education being first and foremost before anything," Young said. "I thought, what better time and what better place to come into the inner city schools where their literacy rate it 47 percent and try to get a cut back on this illiteracy rate." Young admitted that he was "a little b...
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