Authorities say former Detroit Lions wide receiver Titus Young has been arrested in California for the third time in a week.
He outlined an outrageous incident where Young abused staff at a Plymouth-Canton AT&T store, pulled the well-worn “don’t you know who I am” card, demanded freebies then fell asleep — loudly — on a customer bench.
Authorities say former Detroit Lions wide receiver Titus Young was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence then arrested again the same day for trying to take his car from a tow yard.
Per the team’s Twitter feed, coach Jeff Fisher said, “We spent probably 4-5 days with him… We decided it was best for us to go another direction.”
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He’s punched a teammate. He ran the wrong route on the football field, giving his team less a chance to win.
He does the right things on and off the court. He is never a problem, rather always part of the solution.
Did somebody remind Titus Young that Calvin Johnson is the best receiver in the history of football?
When we next heard from Lions wide receiver Titus Young, we were hoping for contrition, explanation and resolution to be better.
Lions coach Jim Schwartz stayed mum on what exactly Titus Young did to get kicked out of practice and kept out of games, but Young himself seemed to finally break the silence Tuesday.