Are We Too Quick to Judge Troubled Free Agent WR Titus Young?

May 14, 2013   ·     ·   Jump to comments

Titus Young is ruining Titus Young, and there's a chance that an untreated Titus Young can't do anything about it. 
But before we viciously condemn the 23-year-old or make him the brunt of our jokes, the subject of parody our videos, Twitter accounts and memes, let's pump the brakes.
The condemning has, in fact, already begun, which isn't surprising. 
In today's instant-reaction world when many rush to be first to create the wittiest, most inventive and ultimately retweetable and shareable content, sometimes we blindly ignore the seminal aspects of a given matter, regardless of its significance. 
If a professional athlete does something humiliating on or off the field or gets into trouble with the law, he's fair game. 
That's the standard, accepted and most logical protocol for public figures.
Recently labeled an NFL pariah, the former Boise State star was released from the Detroit Lions following an odd variety of seemingly selfish ant...

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