Willie Young news, rumors and stats

Willie Young

Chicago Bears
Defensive Line

Ht: 6.4 | Wt: 251

News | Stats | Stat vs. Team | Targets | Injury | Depth Chart | Roster

Week By Week

YearTmGTacklesAssistsDef SacksInterceptInt TDFum RecFum TD
2010DET2000.000000
2011DET141453.000000
2012DET161140.000000
2013DET1646173.000020
Average:18720010
Total:712660020

Bears | Willie Young coming on board

Thu, 13 Mar 2014 09:21:40 -0700

The Chicago Bears signed free-agent DE Willie Young (Lions) to a three-year, $9 million deal that includes $3.95 million in guarantees Thursday, March 13. He'll also receive a $2 million signing bonus.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: 1500ESPN.com - Tom Pelissero

Jaguars | Willie Young visiting

Tue, 11 Mar 2014 15:41:16 -0700

Free-agent DE Willie Young (Lions) is visiting with the Jacksonville Jaguars.

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Lions | Two linemen fined

Fri, 15 Nov 2013 16:42:38 -0800

Detroit Lions DT Nick Fairley has been fined $15,750 for throwing an opponent to the ground during the team's Week 10 game. DE Willie Young has also been fined $15,750 for roughing the passer.

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Lions | Bench Willie Young

Fri, 23 Aug 2013 09:37:59 -0700

The Detroit Lions benched DL Willie Young in the team's third preseason game after Young picked up a personal foul for taunting New England Patriots QB Tom Brady. "We didn't want any more personal fouls," head coach Paul Schwartz said. "We had enough of it. We had enough of it after two."

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Detroit Free Press - Dave Birkett

Lions | Willie Young nursing injury

Fri, 02 Aug 2013 18:21:17 -0700

Detroit Lions DE Willie Young (ankle) was held out of the team portions of practice Friday, Aug. 2, due to an ankle injury.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: MLive.com - Justin Rogers

Lions | More on Willie Young

Tue, 16 Apr 2013 08:19:38 -0700

Updating previous reports, Detroit Lions DL Willie Young's one-year deal is worth $1.5 million with a $300,000 signing bonus, which is down from the $2.023 million tender he was originally offered.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Detroit Free Press - Dave Birkett

Lions | Willie Young contract update

Mon, 15 Apr 2013 12:32:34 -0700

Updating a previous report, Detroit Lions DE Willie Young signed a one-year deal but it was different than the tender offer he received as a restricted free agent. Financial terms were not disclosed.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: MLive.com - Anwar Richardson

Lions | Willie Young re-signs

Mon, 15 Apr 2013 08:46:38 -0700

The Detroit Lions re-signed restricted free-agent DE Willie Young to a one-year deal.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: CBSSports.com - Jason La Canfora

Lions | Willie Young expected to return

Fri, 08 Feb 2013 12:37:20 -0800

Detroit Lions general manager Martin Mayhew said he expects restricted free-agent DE Willie Young to return next season.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: The Detroit News - Chris McCosky

Lions | Do not have many DEs on roster

Wed, 06 Feb 2013 11:11:53 -0800

Detroit Lions restricted free-agent DE Willie Young and DE Ronnell Lewis are the only defensive ends on the team's roster after they released DE Kyle Vanden Bosch. DEs Cliff Avril and Lawrence Jackson will be unrestricted free agents this offseason.

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