Three highlights of the Arizona Cardinals to get you pumped

You already know what the Cardinals must do to beat the Lions and football is back tonight as the Indianapolis Colts take on the Houston Texans. Since you’ll have to wait until Sunday to see the Cardinals in action here are some clips to get hold you over and get you pumped for Sunday.   Remember that time Carson Palmer connected with Darren Fells in week 1 against the Saints...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Tyrann Mathieu: Lions may not know their own offense

The Arizona Cardinals are coming off a tough loss at home to the St. Louis Rams, but at least one member of their team is not all that concerned about his upcoming opponent. On Wednesday, Cardinals defensive back Tyrann Mathieu told reporters he is “very surprised” at how ineffective the Detroit Lions have been on...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Arizona teammates Patrick Peterson, Tyrann Mathieu lead LSU alumni defensive efforts in NFL Week 4

Week 4 was not particularly kind to LSU alumni, most of whom suffered defeats -- in some cases despite their own solid individual contributions. Arizona Cardinals teammates Tyrann Mathieu and Patrick Peterson provided two of the better defensive performances of that group, for instance, but couldn't help their team overcome the St. Louis Rams.
Via The Times Picayune - LSU
6 days ago

Kaepernick blocks out the chatter about his worst game

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) Opposing defender Tyrann Mathieu went off about how San Francisco's simplified passing game made it clear where Colin Kaepernick's throws were going in Sunday's 40-point, four-interception loss at Arizona. The quarterback's worst game as a pro prompted plenty of people to question his game and all that work he put in with Kurt Warner over the offseason in...
Via AP on Fox
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Cardinals S Mathieu named NFC Defensive Player of the Week

The Arizona Cardinals delivered a quick knockout blow to the San Francisco Giants in Week 3 by returning two interceptions for a touchdown within the opening minutes. Safety Tyrann Mathieu, who brought back the second one and later picked off another pass in Arizona's 47-7 romp, helped set an NFL record as the Cardinals became the first team in NFL history with a pair of interception...
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13 days ago  |  Discuss

San Francisco 49ers Report Card: Grading the loss against the Arizona Cardinals

Reality has officially set in for San Francisco 49ers after their 47-7 blowout against the Arizona Cardinals. After one of the worst offseasons in NFL history, the 49ers’ weaknesses appear evident and opposing teams are taking full advantage. Let’s break down the 49ers performance that led to their loss against the Cardinals. Offense Sep 27, 2015; Glendale, AZ, USA; Arizona...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

Mathieu: Simple offense makes Kaepernick easy to intercept

    Arizona Cardinals defensive back Tyrann Mathieu had one of his best games as a pro on Sunday, as he intercepted two Colin Kaepernick passes and returned one for a touchdown in his team’s blowout win over the San Francisco 49ers. And it apparently wasn’t all that hard. After the game, Mathieu told reporters the Niners have become more predictable on offense since switching...
Via Larry Brown Sports
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Tyrann Mathieu shares reason for Kaepernick’s interceptions

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick had a horrible game in Week 3 against the Arizona Cardinals, and now we know why. Cardinals safety Tyrann Mathieu explained after the game that he and his teammates knew what was coming before it happened because the 49ers playbook has been stripped down. “Their passing game has just simplified so much, it was easy for us to...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

The ‘Honey Badger’ Strikes Against San Francisco 49ers

Arizona Cardinals fans got to watch something that LSU fans are very familiar with — a Tyrann Mathieu pick six. Mathieu, better known as the Honey Badger from his two years at LSU, scored his first touchdown today in the NFL by picking off San Francisco’s Colin Kaepernick in the Cardinals’ 47-7 rout of the 49ers. Honey Badger #SavageSN pic.twitter.com/K3BlCUDrE2 — Tiger...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

Photo: Ex-LSU DB’s Tyrann Mathieu And Eric Reid Exchanged Jerseys After Their NFL Teams Played Today

Exchanging jerseys with a member of the opposing team has long been a common practice in soccer, but has caught on somewhat in football recently.  This afternoon, following their game, Arizona Cardinals defensive back Tyrann Mathieu and San Francisco 49ers safety Eric Reid exchanged uniform tops. The pair may have been on opposing squads today, but were teammates at LSU.  RESPECT...
Via College Spun
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Arizona gets on board with two 1st quarter pick sixes

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick got off to a non-ideal start today against the Arizona Cardinals, throwing two interceptions that were returned for touchdowns in the first quarter. The first was to Justin Bethel, who returned the ball 21 yards for the score. The second was picked off by Tyrann Mathieu, who returned his pick 33 yards. Check out the highlights below...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

Photo: Arizona Cardinals’ Cornerback Loses Bet To Patrick Peterson, Tyrann Mathieu, Has To Wear LSU Jersey

It’s been a fun week in the Arizona Cardinals’ locker room for former LSU defensive backs Patrick Peterson and Tyrann Mathieu.  The same cannot be said for former Auburn cornerback and current Cardinals’ DB Jerraud Powers.  Powers lost a bet on the Auburn-LSU game to teammates’ Peterson and Mathieu. Here’s the debt he had to pay.    Win some, you lose some….a...
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18 days ago  |  Discuss

Cardinals maintaining even-keeled approach despite strong start

A 2-0 start doesn't mean a whole lot, according to head coach Bruce Arians. “You ain’t (expletive),” he said, via the team website.  The players wholeheartedly agree, too. “We haven’t done anything,” Tyrann Mathieu said, via the team website. “We understand the task at hand. Last year is a perfect example. We started out hot and kind of hit a wall. I think everybody’s...
Via Fox Sports
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Bruce Arians tells team ‘You ain’t s–t’ after 2-0 start

    The Cardinals are off to a 2-0 start with wins over the Saints and Bears. Although it’s still very early in the season, Arizona is perched atop the NFC West and people have taken notice. Others may be heaping praise on the Cardinals, but head coach Bruce Arians isn’t going to let the early success get into his players’ heads. He started Wednesday’s team meeting...
Via Larry Brown Sports
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Tyrann Mathieu aims to fulfill list of season goals in 2015

Tyrann Mathieu expects to have a big season.This coming after a 2014 campaign that saw Mathieu play just six games while working his way back from knee surgery and battling a thumb injury. Among the list of goals scribbled on a white board on top of his locker, per ESPN's Josh Weinfuss, are these: "Eight interceptions, 95 tackles, five sacks, three forced fumbles, 20-30 percent...
Via Fox Sports
September 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Three videos of the Honey Badger making plays at Arizona Cardinals camp

At long last football has arrived. On Saturday evening the Arizona Cardinals will kick off their preseason campaign against the Kansas City Chiefs. One player who we are particularly excited to see on the field again is safety Tyrann Mathieu, otherwise known as the Honey Badger. Mathieu has been tearing it up at training camp so far. Here are three clips to prove it… AROUND COVER32...
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August 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Mathieu's 'journey' enters third season

GLENDALE, Ariz. -- The Honey Badger is entering his third NFL season. Talking to the ever-approachable Tyrann Mathieu and watching him injury-free scrambling all over the field in practice, it's easy to forget how many teams considered him too high a risk to draft until the Arizona Cardinals selected him in the third round in 2013. A Heisman Trophy finalist as an LSU sophomore, he...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
August 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Three funny memes mocking Arizona Cardinals safety Tyrann Mathieu

With training camp kicking off this past weekend, Arizona Cardinals fans are extremely excited about a new season being just around the corner. One of the biggest reasons is the return of a healthy Tyrann Mathieu to the field. To celebrate, have a look at three funny memes mocking the Honey Badger… AROUND COVER32 Power Rankings: How all 32 teams stack up heading into training...
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August 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Tyrann Mathieu's 'journey' enters 3rd NFL season

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) The Honey Badger is entering his third NFL season. Talking to the ever-approachable Tyrann Mathieu and watching him injury-free scrambling all over the field in practice, it's easy to forget how many teams considered him too high a risk to draft until the Arizona Cardinals selected him in the third round in 2013. A Heisman Trophy finalist as an LSU sophomore, he...
Via AP on Fox
August 03, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Arizona Cardinals Safety Tyrann Mathieu Looking Impressive Early

Word coming out of the Arizona Cardinals training camp is that the Honey Badger, safety Tyrann Mathieu, is looking pretty impressive. Head Coach Bruce Arians has gone as far as to say that he appears to be back to his old self again. For Mathieu, he says it is nice to have his confidence back after recovering from a serious knee injury limited him last season.If confidence is what...
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August 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Tyrann Mathieu’s Remarkable Comeback a Highlight of Arizona Cardinals Offseason

SEATTLE, WA – NOVEMBER 23: Tyrann Mathieu #32 of the Arizona Cardinals warms up prior to their game against the Seattle Seahawks at CenturyLink Field on November 23, 2014 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Steve Dykes/Getty Images) Tyrann Mathieu’s journey from small-time underdog to becoming college superstar, then taking the high road to the NFL and suffering from several injuries...
Via The Sports Journal
July 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Watch: Arizona Cardinals safety Tyrann Mathieu can’t take the heat

It’s the dog days of summer, so now is a good time to remind people to take care of their pets in the heat. In this video shot for PETA, Arizona Cardinals safety Tyrann Mathieu tries to see how long he can handle sitting in a hundred-plus-degree car. Check it out: AROUND COVER32 Fantasy Football: The top 20 kickers in 2015 Power Rankings: The NFL’s best (and worst) uniforms...
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July 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Tyrann Mathieu shows why you shouldn’t leave dogs or kids in a hot car

YouTube Arizona Cardinals defensive back Tyrann Mathieu made an important public service announcement late last week.  He took a challenge from PETA to sit in a car with the windows rolled up in 90-degree weather to see how long he could handle it. And if an all-world caliber athlete cannot handle the heat, which reached a scalding 120 degrees inside the car within eight minutes...
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July 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Tyrann Mathieu Locks Self in Hot Car to Raise Awareness for PETA

After major off-field issues during his college career, Arizona Cardinals defensive back Tyrann Mathieu has turned into a pretty cool guy in the NFL. Sober and turning the page from that dark part of his life, Honey Badger also continues to do some pretty great stuff within the community. In conjunction with the animal-rights group PETA, Mathieu recently locked himself in a hot car...
Via Sportsnaut
July 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Cardinals' Tyrann Mathieu sits inside hot car for PETA PSA (VIDEO)

NFL cornerback Tyrann Mathieu knows all about sweating out two-a-days and OTAs, but how would the Cardinals star handle sitting in a hot, closed windowed car for a PETA PSA?Mathieu put himself to the test by sitting in a broiling car for a news PSA just to show how dangerous it is to leave a pet — or a child — in a locked car on a hot day. Filmed on a 90-degree day, Mathieu...
Via The Other Paper
July 17, 2015  |  Discuss
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