An LSU Fan Made Tyrann Mathieu An Awesome Custom Tigers Helmet

Arizona Cardinals free safety Tyrann Mathieu may have moved on from the college game, but he clearly still has love for his LSU Tigers, regardless of how things ended for him in Baton Rouge. Saturday, ahead of the Tigers’ big matchup with Florida in Gainesville, the “Honey Badger” showed off a custom LSU lid that he claims a fan made for him. It’s awesome. Loading I...
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October 11, 2014  |  Discuss

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 KATC.com , former Tigers cornerback Tharold Simon was arrested Thursday in his hometown of Eunice, La., where...
Via Fox Sports
April 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Tyrann Mathieu: Marijuana not an issue, I’ll do weekly drug tests

Tyrann Mathieu finally went in the draft. The Honey Badger was selected by the Arizona Cardinals in the third round — No. 69 overall — which may have been slightly higher than what most people expected. Mathiue’s stock had fallen after he was kicked off LSU’s football team for reportedly failing multiple drug tests. He spent some time in rehab and missed the entire football...
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April 26, 2013  |  2 Comments

Cards bring in troubled Mathieu in third round

The Cardinals' draft class just got a little more interesting. After taking LSU linebacker Kevin Minter in the second round earlier Friday, the Cards selected troubled former LSU standout Tyrann Mathieu in the third round with the 69th overall pick. Mathieu, a Heisman Trophy finalist as a sophomore in 2011 while playing alongside Patrick Peterson in the LSU secondary, was dismissed...
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April 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Cardinals & 49ers Possible Landing Spots For Tyrann Mathieu?

Matt Maiocco of the CSN Bay Area mentions that LSU CB Tyrann Mathieu a “definite possibility” for the 49ers at some point on day two. Maiocco adds that San Francisco is unlikely to use their No. 34 overall pick on him. Mike Jurecki tweets that the Cardinals could consider Mathieu at some point today with intention of using him at safety & corner in certain packages...
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April 26, 2013  |  Discuss

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...
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April 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Tyrann Mathieu to host party before NFL Draft

Someone might need to have a talk with former LSU defensive back Tyrann Mathieu about priorities but to be honest that talk should have been had long before this. According to the Honey Badger’s twitter page, he is hosting a party before the draft for the “first round pick” in the upcoming 2013 NFL Draft. https://twitter.com/Mathieu_Era/status/327048280347394048
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April 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Mathieu did not want to play in BCS title game?

While he was having problems at LSU, Tyrann Mathieu reportedly told his girlfriend that he didn't want to play in the 2012 BCS title game.

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April 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: LSU’s Tyrann Mathieu Didn’t Want To Play In The National Championship Game

Photo by TM7_Era via Twitter Former LSU star football player Tyrann Mathieu is the subject of some more negative news this week following a report from ESPN the Magazine. According to Mathieu’s girlfriend at the time, the cornerback didn’t even want to play in the biggest matchup of his life, the 2012 BCS National Championship Game.  ”I don’t even want to play,” he told...
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April 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Tyrann Mathieu Didn’t Want to Play in Title Game That LSU Lost to Alabama

Honey Badger didn’t play very in that game and maybe now we know why. It doesn’t look like he was mentally or physically ready to play, according to some recent quotes from ESPN The Magazine. According to the profile, Mathieu was so disinterested leading up to that game that he spent 14 hours a day sleeping in the team hotel, and he told his girlfriend, “I don’t even want...
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April 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: Tyrann Mathieu Told an NFL Coach He ‘Quit Counting at 10′ With Failed Drug Tests

Tyrann Mathieu is one of the most interesting prospects heading into the 2013 NFL draft. Mathieu, who was banned from the LSU football team in August for violating multiple drug policies, has told one NFL coach that he lost count on how many drug tests he failed in college, according to an anonymous NFL assistant coach who told Jarrett Bell of USA Today. “I quit counting at 10...
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April 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Tyrann Mathieu reportedly failed at least 10 drug tests at LSU

Tyrann Mathieu’s drug issues are well documented. They’ve led to Mathieu being kicked off the LSU football team and even landed him in rehab and jail.Despite all of Mathieu’s publicized issues with drugs, not much was known about how much of an issue drugs were for Mathieu while he was at LSU. But thanks to a report by Jarrett Bell of USA Today, we now know that drugs were...
Via No Guts, No Glory
April 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: Tyrann Mathieu admitted to failing at least 10 drug tests

One of the best ways to improve your image in life is to be honest, and it appears that is what former LSU Tigers standout cornerback Tyrann Mathieu is attempting to do. The one-time Heisman Finalist, who missed his entire senior season for failing a drug test, reportedly told teams in interviews that he failed at least 10 drug tests during his time in Baton Rouge. Jarrett Bell of...
Via The Victory Formation
April 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Tyrann Mathieu: I failed over 10 drugs tests at LSU

Tyrann Mathieu doesn't seem to be able to get away from his drug issues of the past - especially during NFL coaching interviews. He told USA Today in an interview that he's visiting 10 teams in total, and on one of his visits, he was asked by an assistant how many drugs tests he failed. He answered: "I quit counting at 10. I really don't know." And now, the...
Via SEC Football Blog
April 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Tyrann Mathieu reportedly told NFL coaches he failed at least 10 drug tests

Tyrann Mathieu had a serious issue with not being able to lay off the marijuana while at LSU. His inability to put down the herb ultimately cost him his college career, and now the artist formerly known as the Honey Badger has to make sure it doesn’t do the same to his future. So how bad was it? One NFL assistant coach told USA Today Sports on Thursday that Mathieu was asked how...
Via Larry Brown Sports
April 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: Tyrann Mathieu Told NFL Coach He Failed More Than 10 Drug Test

Tyrann Mathieu is quietly resurrecting his reputation and moving up draft boards. Even though he’s getting anywhere from a 3rd to 5th round grade, don’t be shocked if a team reaches for the talented defensive back. USA Today is reporting that Mathieu who had a significant drug problem at LSU, told one NFL assistant coach that “he didn’t know how many drug test he failed...
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April 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Mathieu failed more than 10 drug tests?

An NFL assistant coach speaking on the condition of anonymity reportedly said that Tyrann Mathieu told him that the former LSU cornerback "quick counting at 10" failed drug tests.

Via BlackSportsOnline
April 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Tyrann Mathieu: 5 Teams That Should Gamble On Former LSU Star

Tyrann Mathieu got himself kicked off the LSU football team for drug problems, and he wants every NFL team to believe that he is a changed man now. LSU was not the same team in his absence, and he is well known as a dynamic force on the defensive side of the ball.But most teams will stay far away from this "trouble-maker", not wanting to take a chance that he will bring...
Via Football Nation
April 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Tyrann Mathieu "disses" the Patriots?

Patriots dont play — Tyrann Mathieu (@Mathieu_Era) April 10, 2013 Well this is an interesting tweet with not a lot of substance. The Patriots have shown interest in the troubled former LSU defensive back and he visited with the Patriots on April 5th. Who knows what this tweet means but it sounds like a jab to me. The idiot just needs to keep his mouth shut to protect his already...
Via Patriots Life
April 10, 2013  |  Discuss

That’s…good? Tyrann Mathieu no longer putting marijuana before football

Tryann Mathieu, the former LSU cornerback known as “Honey Badger,” recently made an appearance on the NFL Network and the young man cut open a vein while discussing the off-the-field issues he admits he caused for himself, specifically discussing the reasons why Les Miles dismissed him from the Tigers football team on Aug. 10, 2012. And what he says was the source of all his...
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March 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Mathieu: I was best player at Combine

Tyrann "Honey Badger" Mathieu believes he put on quite a show during the NFL Combine last month, saying, "I feel like I was the best one there, by far."

Via Larry Brown Sports
March 13, 2013  |  1 Comment

Tyrann Mathieu Physically Has What it Takes to Play--But Does he Have the Head Game?

Tyrann Mathieu went from being a Heisman candidate to being out of football and school, but got his chance to prove he still has the physical attributes to play the game at the NFL Combine. As far as the physical tests are concerned--like the 40-yard dash--he did well: Officially he was timed at 4.5 seconds in the 40, but if you asked me the man looked a lot faster than...
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February 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Tyrann Mathieu thinks he can cover Calvin Johnson

  Former LSU cornerback Tyrann Mathieu has done his best at the NFL combine to change the perception is him and increase his draft stock before the actual draft. One of the aspects of the draft is the interview aspect with NFL teams. What you say to them can have a significant impact on your stock. So now we have this quote courtesy of Mlive.com, where the honey badger decides to...
Via BlackSportsOnline
February 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Tyrann Mathieu runs a 4.43 at the NFL Scouting Combine which is the good news… (VIDEO)

The cornerback formally known as the Honey Badger Tyrann Mathieu turned in a pretty impressive 40 at the NFL Scouting Combine Tuesday. Mathieu, who was kicked off the LSU football team after repeated drug charges ran a 4.43 40 in his first attempt and a 4.5 flat in his second attempt. Both times are unofficial [...]
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February 26, 2013  |  Discuss

NFL Combine Live: Tyrann Mathieu, Xavier Rhodes Among Defensive Backs With Most to Prove in Drills

8 a.m.: Tuesday marks the sixth and final day of the NFL combine. It may also be the most exciting for viewers. That’s because Day 6 is dedicated to the defensive backs. Typically we see the fastest 40 times among cornerbacks and safeties, and the positional drills are the most useful to watch. You get a really good sense of a player’s agility and flexibility when they’re dropping...
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February 26, 2013  |  Discuss
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