Found December 03, 2011 on Larry Brown Sports:
PLAYERS: Tyrann Mathieu
LSU’s offense hardly showed up in the first half of the SEC Championship Game against Georgia Saturday. They went three-and-out seven times. They only had 12 yards on 11 plays. They had no first downs. With the offense stagnant, luckily the Honey Badger made a play. Tyrann Mathieu, who is unstoppable on synthetic turf, returned [...]

5 Things I Learned About College Football This Weekend – Week 14 Review

Championship weekend was spectacular…if you like lots of scoring. And, if you don’t, you’ll probably get your wish when LSU and Alabama meet in the BCS title game on January 9, 2012. But this weekend showcased some great football…HUGE upset in C-USA, as previously undefeated Houston was crushed by Southern Mississippi…and favored teams not covering the spread, but doing...

Tyrann Mathieu doesn’t need to cross the line

LSU’s only first half highlight should never have been Letting go of the football before crossing the line is a no-no. Except for honey badgers. Pic via @willbrinson LSU’s offense was struggling in the first half of the SEC championship game against Georgia, that’s for sure. But leave it to Tyrann Matthieu to come through on special teams to give the Tigers some life. Except...

'Honey Badger' leads No. 1 LSU past Georgia

ATLANTA (AP) -- Tyrann Mathieu returned a punt 62 yards for a touchdown and set up two other scores with a fumble recovery and another dazzling return, leading No. 1 LSU to a 42-10 rout of No. 12 Georgia in the Southeastern Conference championship game Saturday. The Tigers (13-0) locked up a spot in the Jan. 9 BCS title game in New Orleans, a trip they might've gotten even with...

Welcome to the Fallout: Tyrann Mathieu, Dan Mullen, Isaiah Crowell, and more.

A Taste of Honey. Tyrann Mathieu rallys LSU to defeat Gerogia in the SEC championship game in a 42-10. (The Atlanta Journal-Constitution) Cowboy Up. Oklahoma State soundly defeats Oklahoma 44-10, making its case to leapfrog over Alabama to compete against LSU for the BCS title. ( The Airing of Grievances. Dawg Sports' Vineyarddawg gives his of list of whom...

Mathieu sparks No. 1 LSU to SEC title (AP)

LSU slogged its way through a brutal first half. The nation's top-ranked team had only 12 yards and not even a single first down. The "Honey Badger" didn't care. He just took what he wanted -- a trip to the national championship game. Tyrann Mathieu turned in an MVP performance when the Tigers needed him most, running back a punt 62 yards for a touchdown, setting...

Mathieu Named SEC's Defensive POY by AP

BATON ROUGE -- LSU cornerback Tyrann Mathieu was named the Southeastern Conference Defensive Player of the Year by the Associated Press, it was announced Monday.

The Honey Badger Returned Another Punt For A Touchdown, This Time In The SEC Championship Game

However, minutes later, CBS replays showed Tyrann Mathieu flipping the ball to the referee before breaking the endzone plane. How careless. Nevertheless the play stands and LSU cut the deficit to three going into the half. More »

Tyrann Mathieu’s punt return touchdown shouldn’t have counted, but it’s still impressive

While Tyrann Mathieu's punt return for a touchdown in the first half — LSU's first score of the game — didn't really make a difference in the final result of the SEC Championship against Georgia, it's still a cautionary tale. Right before Mathieu crossed the goal line of a fantastic 62-yard punt return for a score, he flipped the ball to an official and proceeded...

The Case for Tyrann Mathieu For Heisman

Charles Woodson. If you're a young person, you just know him as a ball hawk, currently playing for the defending Super Bowl champs, Green Bay Packers. He is the only person to date to currently win the Heisman as primarily a defensive player. Could there be another?Before the season started, most college football experts had penned Andrew Luck, Trent Richardson, or Landry Jones...

Richardson, Mathieu snag honors on AP All-SEC

ATLANTA (AP) -- Alabama running back Trent Richardson is a unanimous choice for offensive player of the year, while LSU cornerback Tyrann Mathieu has been named the top defensive player on The Associated Press All-Southeastern Conference team.

Heisman five: Ball, Griffin, Luck, Mathieu, Richardson

Wisconsin's Montee Ball, Baylor's Robert Griffin III, Stanford's Andrew Luck, LSU's Tyrann Mathieu and Alabama's Trent Richardson are the 2011 Heisman Trophy finalists.
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