Found December 03, 2012 on
Beyond the Combine:
HGT: 5-9 WGT: 175
YR: JR POS: S
Possesses exceptional instincts
Good straight line speed along with closing speed
Excellent lateral foot quickness
Exhibits balance and body control
Excellent ball skills
Displays a since of urgency
Good overall physicality
Consistently attacks ball in both Run and Pass game, ability to dislodge ball from ball carrier
Looks to support in the Box versus Run
Transitions quickly out of pedal while in off coverage
Properly drives upon the tackle (Trust his eyes)
Delivers a good initial blow upon the tackle
Gets vertical quickly in Return game
Exceptional speed off perimeter while blitzing (Stays tight)
Short in length
Needs to add overall bulk along with power
Lacks strength at LOS while in Press
Tends to open gate at LOS while in Press(Footwork)
Consistently struggles to stay in Phase while in Man Coverage
Former LSU Cornerback Tyrann Mathieu has decided to declare for the upcoming draft. I currently have Mathieu projected as a Safety/Nickel Back. Mathieu possess exceptional instincts along with big-play return ability. Mathieu does need to work on his footwork while in Man Coverage. Small in stature, Mathieu will need to add overall bulk as well as strength. Mathieu does have character issues that will be addressed during pre-draft meetings with teams. The fact of the matter is the former Heisman Trophy Candidate flashes play making ability in which I feel will enable him to get an opportunity at the next level.
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