Originally posted on Patriots Life  |  Last updated 2/4/13
It was reported today that the Lions have waived talented but problematic young wide-out Titus Young. This comes as no surprise after a much publicized fall-out between Young. The breaking point was a game against the Packers on Thanksgiving when he lined up in the incorrect position on purpose, twice. He then got into an argument with Lion's coach Shawn Jefferson (yes, that Shawn Jefferson) The 5'11, 23 year old receiver played college football at Boise State, where he had an excellent career, grabbing 204 passes for 3,063 yards and 25 touchdowns for the Broncos. He was one of the most electrifying players to ever run the blue turf and was selected by the Lions with the 44th pick in the 2011 Draft. In his two seasons with the Lions, Young showed flashes of brilliance, but his production was overshadowed by his clashes with the team. Following the Thanksgiving incident, Young was placed on injured reserve for the remainder of the year, and would never play another snap for Detro...
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