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(Photo Courtesy: Apparently, being an NFL Draft hopeful from LSU and also getting in trouble with the law aren’t mutually exclusive things. That’s because in the midst of an NFL Draft where one of the biggest questions remains where Tyrann Mathieu will be selected after a slew of failed drug tests and an October arrest, another former Bayou Bengal was in the news and in the police blotter on Thursday night. That man is Tharold Simon, who saw his stock rapidly rise last fall, ironically, thanks in large part to Mathieu’s removal from the team. With Mathieu’s suspension and Morris Claiborne’s departure to the pros, it allowed Simon to move from a role as a nickel cornerback into the starting lineup, where he led LSU with four interceptions in 2012. Good times! Well, until Thursday night anyway, when just hours before Simon was set to get drafted, the Eunice, LA native was arrested Thursday night for allegedly threatening a police officer. Here ar...

Ex-LSU CB Simon arrested; agent disputes report

Former LSU cornerback and NFL draft prospect Tharold Simon is facing possible charges in his hometown of Eunice for his alleged treatment of a police officer who ordered Simon to move his parked car out of the street. Simon's agent, Peter Schaffer, disputes police accounts and says the officer overacted in a ''shameful'' abuse of power. According to a police...

Report: 2013 NFL Draft hopeful Tharold Simon arrested on Thursday night

Former LSU cornerback and draft hopeful Tharold Simon was reportedly arrested on Thursday night in his hometown of Eunice, LA.

Trouble for another LSU DB

Tyrann Mathieu may not have been selected Thursday in the first round of the NFL Draft (it was in Round 3 to Arizona ), but at least the Honey Badger can take comfort in knowing that he didn't have the worst night among LSU defensive backs hoping to go pro. According to , former Tigers cornerback Tharold Simon was arrested Thursday in his hometown of Eunice, La., where...

Tharold Simon’s agent claims ’20 witnesses’ say former LSU star is innocent

Tharold Simon was arrested on the day of the 2013 NFL Draft, but his agent says the former LSU defensive back has done nothing wrong.

Tyrann Mathieu hosting draft party, backs off flyer saying he will be 1st-round pick

It was already a bad enough idea for Tyrann Mathieu to host an NFL Draft party. When you have a reputation for having off-field problems that include a past marijuana addiction, being a party guy is not the image you wan’t to portray. But it’s also questionable when the flyer bills you as a “1st Round Draft Pick.” Mathieu posted a picture to Instagram Wednesday of a flyer...

Complete Seahawks 2013 NFL Draft Class

Complete Seahawks 2013 NFL Draft Class Round 2. 30 (62) Christine Michael Round 3. 25 (87) Jordan Hill DT Penn State Round 4. 26 (123) Chris Harper WR KState Round 5. 5 (138) (From Raiders) Jesse Williams DT Bama ROund 5. 25 (158) Luke Willson TE Rice Round 5. 32 (165) (From Ravens) Tharold Simon DB LSU Round 6. 26 (194) Spencer Ware RB LSU Round 7. 14 (220) (From Saints...

Round 4 + 5 Seahawks Draft RecapThe Seahawks kicked off their third day of t...

Round 4 + 5 Seahawks Draft Recap The Seahawks kicked off their third day of the 2013 NFL Draft this morning by selecting Kansas St. wide receiver Chris Harper in the 4th round. With the first of 3 picks in the 5th round of the 2013 NFL Draft, the Seahawks selected Alabama defensive tackle Jesse Williams. The Seahawks traded into the spot, sending the Lions the 165th and 199th...

Tyrann Mathieu is hosting a first-round NFL Draft party (Photo)

As we are less than a day away from the 2013 NFL Draft, former LSU safety Tyrann Mathieu is one of the college football prospects hoping to have his name called. Mathieu will be in New York City before the start of the draft and it appears that he will be throwing a party before the start of the draft. Check out the ad for the party which will be held at S&L night club...

Want to Party With the Honey Badger? Tyrann Mathieu is Having a Draft Day Party!

Former LSU defensive back Tyrann Mathieu, aka the Honey Badger, must know something that the rest of us do not. How else can you explain why the man is holding a Draft Day party on Thursday? Now had he played last season and all his troubles not come to light no one would think a thing about it. Assuming he would have played like he did two seasons ago he likely would...

NFL Draft day 2: Geno Smith is a Jet, Manti thought he was being punked & Tyrann Mathieu’s girlfriend is excited

Day two of the NFL draft answered the pressing questions as to where Manti Te’o, Geno Smith and the former “Honey Badger” Tyrann Mathieu would end up. First up, Geno Smith. Our last images of Geno Smith from day one of the draft were of Smith sitting in Radio City Music Hall waiting for his name to be called looking extremely uncomfortable. He didn’t even have an ensemble...

Patience pays off for Lacy, Mathieu, other SEC stars

The phrase good things come to those who wait was paraphrased from the Book of Lamentations by the advertising agency BBDO to sell Heinz ketchup in the 1980s and Guinness beer in the mid-1990s. It most certainly was not written or spoken or even considered as a passing thought by anyone in the 2013 NFL Draft.For the fans on the floor of Radio City Music Hall on Friday night for the...

Tyrann Mathieu was interviewed by Trey Wingo and kept his composure

Trey Wingo interviewed an emotional Tyrann Mathieu after he was drafted in the 3rd round by the Cardinals. Related Posts Tyrann Mathieu attends Senior Bowl practice as spectator FORMER LSU Tiger and Heisman finalist Tyrann Mathieu arrested Sports Illustrated cover NON-story on Tyrann Mathieu is a joke

Honey Badger says "Honey Badger is a 1st Round Pick" (Updated)

((ht: @brucefeldmancbs)) So, the NFL Draft is a day away (Thu.) and everyone who's ever written a sports related story or talked about it on the radio has come up with their own "Mock Draft". We don't partake in such trivial matters here at OSG Sports, but we do find some of the speculation absolutely fascinating. Kind of like the picture you see to your...
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