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One person’s trash is another’s treasure, but the St. Louis Rams may need a dump truck if they're not right. According to Jason LaCanfora of, freshly released receiver Titus Young was claimed off waivers by the Rams today. The receiver starved Rams needed a playmaker, but Young does more than make plays, he wrecks teams. In 2012, Young tried to start a mutiny against position coach Shawn Jefferson, trying to sabotage the team. Young was suspended for the remainder of the season, and then tweeted his rage via the internet. As recently as a day ago, Young stated he was better than Lions’ record breaking receiver Calvin Johnson, truly a crazy thing to say. Young was unhappy in Detroit, but his behavior is beyond concerning, obviously the Rams feel the risk-reward was to great not to take a chance on the unpredictable talent. var switchTo5x=true; stLight.options({publisher:''});

Danny Amendola’s agent Erik Burkhardt says 'Titus Young isn’t anywhere in the same ZIP code as Danny as far as a player goes'

Danny Amendola might want to watch his back after his agent Erik Burkhardt threw more than stones at newly acquired receiver Titus Young. Amendola, who is a free agent in 2013, primarily plays the same position as Young. Burkhardt fired a scud at the troublesome Young, clearly trying to make a case for his guy.

Rams awarded Titus Young off waivers

The St. Louis Rams have been awarded former Lions wide receiver Titus Young off of waivers today.  They were reportedly the only team to put in a claim for the disgruntled receiver. Young complained his way out of Detroit.  This could be his last chance in the NFL, he better make the best of it.       Need NFL Tickets? var _CI = _CI || {}; (function() { var script = document...

Rams Notes: Dick Jauron, Danny Amendola, Brandon Gibson

Dick Jauron Jason La Canfora reports the Rams met with former Browns DC Dick Jauron regarding their defensive coordinator vacancy. Jauron actually did a pretty decent job with the Browns defense and fits Jeff Fisher‘s defensive philosophy better than Rob Ryan did. Ian Rapoport adds that St Louis is expected to meet with five or six more candidates regarding the position, but...

St. Louis Rams: 4 reasons Titus Young is worth the risk

The St. Louis Rams made headlines on Tuesday by picking up Titus Young off the waiver wire. The Detroit Lions had previously released Young, who just finished his second year in the NFL after being selected in the  second round of the 2011 draft. Young's behavior had become too much for the Lions to overcome despite his obvious talent on the field. Rams head coach Jeff Fisher...

St. Louis Rams claim Titus Young

Titus Young was released by the Detroit Lions Monday, but it didn’t take long for the troubled wide receiver to be picked up by the St. Louis Rams. The Rams claimed Young, a former second-round pick of the Lions, off waivers yesterday, the team announced. #Rams have been awarded WR Titus Young from waivers. Young spent first two seasons in Detroit. — St. Louis Rams (@STLouisRams...

St. Louis Rams: A conversation on why the Rams will stay in St. Louis

Last week, a panel of three arbitrators sided with the St. Louis Rams over the St. Louis CVC regarding the Edward Jones Dome and its status as a top tier facility. The decision means that the CVC can either accept the Rams proposal of dumping nearly $700 million into the Dome for upgrades, or reject the Rams proposal and begin discussing alternatives with Stan Kroenke. Many Rams...

Rams meet with Jauron about defensive coorinator job

Dick Jauron, who served as the Cleveland Browns defensive coordinator the past two seasons, has met with St. Louis Rams' officials about the Rams' vacant defensive coordinator position, reported. It's not clear how the meeting went or whether any job offer was made. The Rams seemed to be on the verge of hiring Rob Ryan for that job, but that did not...

Rams claim Titus Young: the hidden risks of a "no-risk" move

The St Louis Rams took a chance that no other team in the NFL was willing to, putting in a waiver claim on Titus Young. Young had been released by the Detroit Lions earlier this week for all kinds of conduct detrimental to his team, which raises a huge question: why would Jeff Fisher take in a player that his protege, Jim Schwartz, couldn't handle?  The pat answer is this...

Titus Young Lands in St. Louis

The St. Louis Rams have claimed receiver Titus Young off waivers from the Lions. SOURCE: Jason La Canfora, CBSSports.comFantasy Spin:Young was waived Monday by Detroit after proving to be a head case during the regular season. The Rams will take a low-risk chance on the talented-but-troubled wideout.

Rams Claim Titus Young Off Waivers

Titus Young says he’s better than Megatron, and now he may get the chance to prove it.  Per Jason La Canfora, the St. Louis Rams have picked Young up off Waivers.   I’m sure Jeff Fisher will institute some type of behavior clause in whatever contract they workout, but here’s Young’s opportunity to show out.

Rams claim troubled WR Young

ST. LOUIS, Mo. - The Rams have claimed former Detroit Lions wide receiver Titus Young off waivers, a team source confirmed on Tuesday afternoon. The news, first reported by Jason La Confora of, reunites Young with former Boise State teammate Austin Pettis. Young, a former Lions' second round draft pick who was released on Monday, had become a distraction for...

St. Louis Rams claim WR Titus Young off waivers

It appears that a day after being released by the Detroit Lions, the St. Louis Rams have decided to take a chance with WR Titus Young. There is little doubt about Young’s physical abilities, but there has been a serious question mark raised this year about his mental and personal character issues. The Rams are a team in serious need of wide receivers heading into next season and...

Rams Claim WR Titus Young Off Of Waivers

Jason La Canfora reports that the St Louis Rams have claimed WR Titus Young off of waivers from the Detroit Lions.   The post Rams Claim WR Titus Young Off Of Waivers appeared first on NFL Trade Rumors -.
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