Skrewed Up Dude of the Week: Titus Young – Again
Considering how busy he was, there is no doubt that this week's 'Screwed Up Dude of the Week' had to be former Detroit Lions wide reciever Titus Young. It's the fist time ever in 5 years of doing the 'Skrewed Up Dude of the Week' have we had a repeat winner in back to back weeks.
According to a report on ESPN, "authorities say former Detroit Lions wide receiver Titus Young has been arrested in California for the third time in a week."
Orange County Sheriff's spokesman Lt. Joe Balicki says the 23-year-old Young was arrested late Friday in San Clemente for allegedly breaking into a home. Balicki says Young fought with deputies after a foot chase. He has been charged with attempted burglary, assaulting a police officer and resisting arrest. He is in custody Sunday on $75,000 bail.
Young was originally a second-round draft pick of the Detroit Lions in 2011 and was intended to take some pressure off All-Pro Calvin Johnson. However, Young was disciplined multiple times by the team in his brief career and was eventually released.
He was picked up by the St. Louis Rams, who preceeded to cut him 10 days later.