After sitting out the 2012 season, will the ‘Honeybadger’ be able to impress scouts at the NFL Combine?Going from a Heisman trophy finalist to being kicked off your team for marijuana posessesion in six months, LSU cornerback Tyrann Mathieu hasn’t had the smoothest road to the pro level.
Despite being able to create huge plays on the defensive side of the ball, as well as being a dangerous player in the return game, questions will be asked about this physical abilities after missing an entire year of playing, as well as the questions regarding his off-field issues.
The ‘Honeybadger’ will intrigue many scouts at the combine, hoping to persuade teams that he is a changed man. General managers will want to know if the 20 year-old can be a positive addition to their team and locker room.
Mathieu has the abillity to perform at the next level, as the video below shows. He just needs to hope teams can trust him to be a responsible player off the field.