Tyrann Mathieu RUMORS & NEWS

  • Texans excited about Tyrann Mathieu's transition

    Houston Chronicle "The arrival of veteran safety Tyrann Mathieu on prove-it contract has the Texans extremely excited about his potential to  impact their defense. Signed to a one-year,  $7.5 million contract, the former Arizona Cardinals All-Pro safety is off to a fast start since..." June 11

  • Texans have very specific plan for Tyrann Mathieu

    Houston Chronicle "When the Texans were recruiting former Arizona Cardinals All-Pro safety Tyrann Mathieu, their vision for him meshed with the style of play and role he embraces. Mathieu was utilized in an extremely versatile role in the Valley of the Sun, lining up everywhere from safety, cornerback..." May 14

  • Dez Bryant Being Heavily Recruited By Tyrann Mathieu & Texans

    Total Pro Sports "Since being released by the Dallas Cowboys a few days ago — Dez Bryant has made it abundantly clear that he wants to stay in the NFC East so he can exact some revenge against his former club. As of right now, the Washington Redskins, Philadelphia Eagles, and New York Giants have shown 0 interest..." April 18

  • Texans sign safety Mathieu to 1-year, $7M deal

    NFL.com "The Texans have added another playmaker for their star-studded defense. Houston has signed former Cardinals defensive back Tyrann Mathieu, the team announced Friday night. The deal is for one year at $7 million, reports NFL Network's Tom Pelissero, via a source informed of the..." March 17

  • Report: Cowboys out on Earl Thomas, Tyrann Mathieu

    247 Sports "Earl Thomas has been the apple of Dallas Cowboys' fans eye ever since he told Jason Garrett that he wanted to play for the team last season. With a gaping hole at safety, the team was expected to take a run arguably the NFL's best safety, and when Tyrann Mathieu hit the free agent market on..." March 15

  • Tyrann Mathieu reportedly wants over $9 million a season

    247 Sports "Tyrann Mathieu reportedly turned down the Cardinals' reported multiyear offer of about $9 million per year before being released on Wednesday. That means that Mathieu will likely command an offer more competitive than that on the open market. While he surely wants to cash in on his talents,..." March 15

  • J.J. Watt is Already Campaigning For Tyrann Mathieu To Sign With Texans

    Total Pro Sports "On Wednesday, the Arizona Cardinals followed through with their threat of cutting Tyrann Mathieu after they asked him to take a pay cut last week. If he was still on the roster by Thursday, $18.75 million of his contract would become guaranteed." March 15

  • Cardinals Release Tyrann Mathieu

    Pro Football Rumors "The Cardinals have released Tyrann Mathieu, according to Jay Glazer of FOX Sports (on Twitter). The Cardinals asked Mathieu to accept a pay cut, but those talks did not result in a revised deal. Had Mathieu remained on Arizona’s roster after today, he would have had a large chunk of his..." March 14

  • Cardinals nearing restructured deal to bring back safety Tyrann Mathieu

    Arizona Central "The Cardinals are "making strides" toward a restructured deal that would keep safety Tyrann Mathieu in Arizona, according to a source. The Cardinals had previously asked Mathieu to take a pay cut for the upcoming season. Mathieu is due to have $18 million of is contract guaranteed if he is..." March 13

  • Cardinals ask Tyrann Mathieu to take pay cut, could release Pro Bowl DB

    Sporting News "With a new administration, the Cardinals are looking to make some changes. One of the first moves could be the restructuring of Pro Bowl defensive back Tyrann Mathieu's contract. According to Mathieu, the Cardinals asked him to take a pay cut. Mathieu is due roughly $11 million in both 2018..." March 08

  • Mathieu uncertain of status with Cardinals

    Pro Football Talk "Cardinals safety Tyrann Mathieu wants to know what Arizona intends to do with him. Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports tweeted “Based on everything I’ve heard this week at the combine would be very surprised if Tyrann Mathieu is back in Arizona next season,” prompting Mathieu to reply Friday night,..." March 03

  • Tyrann Mathieu has come a long way in five years

    ESPN "Five years ago, Tyrann Mathieu went to the NFL scouting combine on a mission. He spent his few days in Indianapolis in February 2013 trying to rehabilitate his image with NFL teams. He had to explain himself. Explain why he was kicked off LSU's football team. Explain why he smoked so much..." February 25

  • NFL Rumor: Cardinals S Tyrann Mathieu a possible trade candidate?

    Clutch Points "There are few teams in the league with higher expectations for the 2018 NFL season than the Arizona Cardinals. Despite all of their drastic changes and lingering question marks, the Cardinals are confident about a potential resurgence next year. In order to do so, Arizona will need to make some..." February 22

  • Cardinals may want to revise Tyrann Mathieu’s contract

    Pro Football Talk "Cardinals safety Tyrann Mathieu played all 16 games for the first time in his career in 2017 and ended the year having played more snaps than any other player in the NFL. That welcome durability may not be enough for him to avoid restructuring the contract he signed with the team in 2016. If..." January 04

  • Cardinals face big decision on Tyrann Mathieu, who played more snaps than any NFL player

    Arizona Central "Cardinals safety Tyrann Mathieu not only played a full season for the first time in his career, he also played more snaps than any other player in the NFL. Mathieu’s total of 1,261 snaps was one more than Titans cornerback Adoree’ Jackson, who also played 12 plays on offense. Mathieu played..." January 03