Tyrann Mathieu RUMORS & NEWS

  • Tyrann Mathieu ready to return after ACL injury, but role Sunday still cloudy

    ESPN "Arizona Cardinals cornerback Tyrann Mathieu might have said more this week when he wasn’t saying anything. The Honey Badger either hesitated or paused when asked about his health and his role during his media gaggle Thursday. Coupled with cornerback Patrick Peterson's comments that “we’re..." September 10

  • Tyrann Mathieu does 100 pushups to honor LSU vs. Wisconsin bet with J.J. Watt

    New Orleans Times-Picayune "Former LSU football players Tyrann Mathieu and Patrick Peterson as well as basketball player Shaquille O'Neal had a friendly bet with former Wisconsin player J.J. Watt over Saturday's game between the Tigers and the Badgers. After Wisconsin defeated LSU 16-14, Mathieu revealed the bet and Watt..." September 04

  • Bruce Arians expects Tyrann Mathieu to play ‘every single play’ in Week 1

    Sportsnaut "Rejoice, Arizona Cardinals fans! Tyrann Mathieu is expected to play in Week 1 against the New England Patriots. Even better, head coach Bruce Arians doesn’t expect him to leave the field at all when the defense is playing." September 02

  • Writer Who Ripped Mathieu Before Draft Blocked Him On Twitter

    Black Sports Online "It must feel good to be Tyrann Mathieu nowadays. After battling tons of adversity throughout his young career, the ‘Honey Badger’ is financially set for good. The elite defensive back agreed to a five-year, $62.5 million contract with the Arizona Cardinals earlier in the week." August 07

  • Tyrann Mathieu, Cardinals Agree to New Contract

    Bleacher Report "The Arizona Cardinals and defensive back Tyrann Mathieu reached an agreement on a massive new contract extension. Per NFL Network's Ian Rapoport, Mathieu's new deal with the Cardinals is for five years at nearly $12 million per season. ESPN's Adam Schefter reported the deal is worth a total of..." August 02

  • Cardinals' Mathieu expects return to practice in 3-4 weeks

    The Score "Arizona Cardinals defensive back Tyrann Mathieu expects to make his training camp debut in three or four weeks, according to Arizona Republic's Kent Somers. Mathieu, who is recovering from an ACL tear, was placed on the physically unable to perform list Tuesday, but said he expected to be..." July 29

  • Cardinals Still Trying To Get Extension In Place With Tyrann Mathieu Before Training

    NFL Trade Rumors "According to ESPN’s Ed Werder, the Cardinals are trying to negotiate a long-term extension with DB Tyrann Mathieu before the start of training camp. Werder admits that these types of extensions can be tough when a player still has another year remaining on his contract. Last we heard, Ian..." June 28

  • Report: Tyrann Mathieu could top $11 million per year on new contract

    Sportsnaut "Arizona Cardinals safety Tyrann Mathieu is slated to receive a hefty contract extension with the Arizona Cardinals. On Monday, Jason Cole of Bleacher Report spoke about how Mathieu’s impending contract will compare to Minnesota Vikings safety Harrison Smith. Smith just inked a five-year..." June 07

  • Tyrann Mathieu: LSU's Jamal Adams will be best safety in 2015

    NFL.com "LSU safety Jamal Adams picked up an impressive honor Thursday, when the SEC announced the Tigers newcomer had made the league's All-Freshman team. But Adams picked up a compliment Friday that might mean just as much. Arizona Cardinals safety Tyrann Mathieu, a former LSU star, took to Instagram..." June 04

  • Tyrann Mathieu (ACL) says he won't play in Week 1 unless he's 100 percent healthy

    Arizona Republic "Throughout the offseason, it's seemed a foregone conclusion Cardinals defensive back Tyrann Mathieu would play in the season opener against the Patriots on Sept. 11. That’s how glowing the reports are of Mathieu’s rehabilitation from a second torn ACL injury in three seasons. Not so..." May 23

  • Honey Badger, Arizona Cardinals 'deep in negotiations'

    Revenge Of The Birds "We might be getting news of a contract extension for Arizona Cardinals safety Tyrann Mathieu. While it seemed for a while this might get pushed back a little, an Ian Rapoport report suggests something could be done in the near future. Rapoport tweeted on Monday Mathieu and the team are "deep in..." May 16

  • Tyrann Mathieu headed for massive contract extension

    NFL.com "Tyrann Mathieu suffered a season-ending ACL injury in December that could put the start of his season in peril, but nothing has changed about the Arizona Cardinals' desire to lock down the safety long term. NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reported Monday on NFL Network's NFL HQ that the sides..." May 16

  • Cardinals will soon turn attention to Tyrann Mathieu’s deal

    Pro Football Talk "Three years ago, the Cardinals struck gold in round three of the draft by landing defensive back Tyrann Mathieu. Now, the Cardinals hope to struck a long-term deal with him — eventually. “We haven’t put a deadline on that yet but because of the draft and because of free agency we probably..." May 09

  • Tyrann Mathieu is 'taking a break' after deactivating social media accounts

    The Comeback "Tyrann Mathieu is taking a break from social media. The Arizona Cardinals safety deactivated his Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook page on Friday with his reps telling ESPN that he’s “taking a break for a while.” They also said he doesn’t have a timeline when he’s going to return. Denise..." April 16

  • Master P Says Tyrann Mathieu Is WRONG Rap Not To Blame For N.O. Violence

    TMZ "Louisiana rap legend Master P says Tyrann Mathieu is totally wrong about their home city ... saying rap music is not causing the violence in New Orleans ... the people are. P was out in L.A. when we asked about comments Mathieu made in the wake of the Will Smith shooting in which he blamed a..." April 15

  • Tyrann Mathieu says he got death threats from alleged killer's family

    CBS Sports "After learning of the details surrounding Will Smith's tragic death in New Orleans, Cardinals defensive back Tyrann Mathieu called Smith's alleged murderer, Cardell Hayes, a "coward" on Twitter. According to Mathieu, who grew up in New Orleans and played college ball at LSU, he's received death..." April 12

  • Friend of man accused of killing Will Smith has issue with Tyrann Mathieu

    CBS Sports "Cardinals safety Tyrann Mathieu, who grew up in New Orleans and went to LSU, tweeted this Sunday about Cardell Hayes, the 28-year-old man who allegedly shot former Saints defensive end Will Smith late Saturday night: But a friend of Hayes, who has been charged with second-degree murder in..." April 12

  • Tyrann Mathieu- I Know Will Smith Murder Suspect 'Hating Ass Coward'

    TMZ "NFL superstar Tyrann Mathieu says he knows the man suspected of shooting former Saints defensive end Will Smith ... and says the guy has always been a "hating ass coward." Turns out, Mathieu -- aka the Honey Badger -- and the alleged shooter, Cardell Hayes, were both high school football stars..." April 11

  • Bickley: Tyrann Mathieu planning to soar again in 2016

    Arizona Republic "Americans adore football. Nobody loves it more than Tyrann Mathieu. Will the game ever love him back? The Cardinals star is coming off another round of season-ending surgery. He’s already running on his rehabilitated knee, even though he tore a ligament on Dec. 20. He’s been clocked at 13..." April 10