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Tyrann Mathieu not running from past

Originally Published: January 6, 2012
By Mark Schlabach | ESPN.com

NEW ORLEANS -- Before the "Honey Badger" learned to take what he wanted, his aunt and uncle had to give him what he needed.

As No. 1 LSU prepares to play No. 2 Alabama in Monday night's Allstate BCS National Championship Game at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome, Tigers star cornerback Tyrann Mathieu, who has become affectionately known as the "Honey Badger," has returned to the city where he was raised.

Mathieu, who was named a Heisman Trophy finalist and won the Chuck Bednarik Award as ...

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