Friday, August 17, 2012
Ex College Football Star Tyrann Mathieu Has Checked Into Rehab
Tyrann Mathieu, a once rising star has now fallen off. First a round of leaked nude pics hit the net, then a string of negative events has gotten him kicked off the team. He violated the school's substance abuse policy and now has checked himself into rehab.
Mathieu's father, Tyrone, told WVUE-TV in New Orleans that the Honey Badger has been at the Right Step recovery center in Houston since Monday.
Mathieu a 2011 Heisman Trophy finalist is being mentored daily by former NBA star John Lucas, whose career was derailed by drugs in the 1980s. Lucas has gone on to help dozens of athletes battle addiction.
Mathieu's father said that Tyrann will focus on his health before deciding on his football future.
Get well soon...