Originally posted on Fox Sports Ohio  |  Last updated 1/21/13
FAIRHOPE, Ala. - Maybe the most intriguing NFL draft prospect hanging around on the first day of Senior Bowl week isn't even a participant in the Senior Bowl festivities. Remember Tyrann Mathieu? Mathieu, a 2011 All-American cornerback who didn't play football last fall after being kicked off of LSU's team, is hoping NFL decision makers do -- and that come April one team will be willing to invest in what Mathieu insists will be a clean and bright future. With the eyes of the NFL in Mobile, Ala., for Senior Bowl week, Mathieu is, too. On the advice of agent Patrick Lawlor, he's here Monday and Tuesday with the intent of getting to meet NFL scouts and general managers and make the kind of positive impression a player in his situation needs to make. "I just want to shake some hands, look people in the eyes," Mathieu said. "I haven't scripted any answers to any questions. This is the real Tyrann right now." But can the real Tyrann be trusted? Has he really grown from his mista...
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