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DENVER, CO - OCTOBER 27:  Linebacker Darryl Tapp #54 of the Washington Redskins nearly sacks quarterback Peyton Manning #18 of the Denver Broncos during the first quarter of a game at Sports Authority Field Field at Mile High on October 27, 2013 in Denver, Colorado.  (Photo by Dustin Bradford/Getty Images)

DE Darryl Tapp Tweets Goodbye To Washington, Greeting To Detroit

The player himself took to Twitter and appeared to confirm the move.

CBS Detroit–03/13/2014

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - DECEMBER 29: Phil Loadholt #71 of the Minnesota Vikings blocks the progress of Willie Young #79 of the Detroit Lions as Matt Cassel #16 of the Minnesota Vikings passes the ball during the game on December 29, 2013 at Mall of America Field at the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Lions Lose Free Agent Defensive End Willie Young To Bears

A Detroit Lion since 2010, Willie Young is now a Chicago Bear.

CBS Detroit–03/13/2014

CHICAGO, IL - NOVEMBER 10:  Ndamukong Suh #90 of the Detroit Lions rushes against Jordan Mills #67 of the Chicago Bears at Soldier Field on November 10, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. The Lions defeated the Bears 21-19.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bulked-Up Protections Still Foiling, Frustrating Lions D-Line

“It is my ninth year, and I can say in my years, I’ve never seen this,” Mosley said. “Never.”

CBS Detroit–11/22/2013

CHICAGO, IL - NOVEMBER 10: Jay Cutler #6 of the Chicago Bears is taken down by Nick Fairley #98 of the Detroit Lions at Soldier Field on November 10, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. The Lions defeated the Bears 21-19.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Nick Fairley And Willie Young Fined $15,750 Each

This time, it is not Ndamukong Suh being fined – at least not so far.

CBS Detroit–11/14/2013

ORCHARD PARK, NY - AUGUST 29: Willie Young #79 of the Detroit Lions comes in to sack Matt Leinart #7 of the Buffalo Bills at Ralph Wilson Stadium on August 29, 2013 in Orchard Park, New York. (Photo by Rick Stewart/Getty Images)

Schwartz On Penalties: ‘You Don’t Want To Throw The Baby Out With The Bathwater’

Penalties and the Detroit Lions, an apparently inseparable pair, teamed up again Sunday, and this time Detroit could not escape the implications of its mistakes.

CBS Detroit–09/16/2013

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - DECEMBER 30: Adrian Peterson #28 of the Minnesota Vikings runs against the Green Bay Packers on December 30, 2012 at Mall of America Field at the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Vikings defeated the Packers 37-34. (Photo by Andy Clayton King/Getty Images)

Suh On Adrian Peterson: ‘He Really Has No Weaknesses’

For Detroit Lions defensive end Willie Young, the best way to describe the inexplicable ability of Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson is to invoke the mind-numbing talent of Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson.

CBS Detroit–09/04/2013

DETROIT, MI - DECEMBER 30: Jay Cutler #6 of the Chicago Bears gives Willie Young #79 of the Detroit Lions a push during the game at Ford Field on December 30, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan. The Bears defeted the Lions 26-24. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Schwartz On Young’s Penalty: ‘That’s Not What We’re Going To Be About’

After apparently having a lot to say to New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady, Detroit Lions defensive end Willie Young was relatively reticent with the media during weekend practices.

CBS Detroit–08/26/2013

Tom Brady #12 of the New England Patriots calls out the play. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images) FILE

Lions Defense Holds Patriots, Tom Brady, To Single Digits

Any time a defense can shut down a team that went 12-4 the previous season and enjoys a three-time Super Bowl champion quarterback at the helm, the defense unequivocally can claim a good day at the office.

CBS Detroit–08/23/2013

(Photo by Rich Schultz /Getty Images)

Lions Need Surprise Players To Star

It’s not a 100% sure thing, but looking back at the last five Super Bowl winners it stands out.

97.1 The Ticket–08/06/2013

GREEN BAY, WI - DECEMBER 09: Kris Durham #18 of the Detroit Lions makes a one-handed catch for a long gain against the Green Bay Packers at Lambeau Field on December 9, 2012 in Green Bay, Wisconsin. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Detroit Lions Re-Sign Seven Players

The Detroit Lions announced today that they have re-signed the following players: RB Joique Bell, RB Shaun Chapas, WR Kris Durham, T Jason Fox, DB Ricardo Silva, WR Brian Robiskie and DE Willie Young. Contract terms were not disclosed.

97.1 The Ticket–04/15/2013

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