Found March 13, 2013 on Larry Brown Sports:
PLAYERS: Tyrann Mathieu
Considering he has not played in an actual football game since 2011, former LSU cornerback Tyrann Mathieu put together a pretty impressive showing at the NFL Combine last month. He ran a 4.50 in the 40-yard dash and reportedly held his own in drills, so his actual performance probably didn’t do much to affect his stock. As we know, Mathieu’s NFL prospects hinge more on whether or not teams are willing to take a risk on him given his history of off-field issues. According to the artist formerly known as the Honey Badger, any team that drafts him would be selecting the best player from the Combine. “I feel like I was the best one there, by far,” Mathieu confidently told TMZ on Tuesday. “I put a lot of hard work into it. I just tried to go out there confident in my game.” Between these comments and the ones he made about shutting down Calvin Johnson, it seems like Mathieu feels like he can talk his way into the NFL. He was also asked which NFL team he would most enjoy playing for. “It’...
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  • the guy is WAY over rated ..At a real school he is a walk on at best ..Future inmate ...NO ONE will touch this hood rat Johnson or any decent receiver would put 300 and 4 TDs on him hes slow and couldnt cover my grandma..Hopefully, he and his 2.1 GPA can get on at UPS or the arena league

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