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Tyrann Mathieu considered suicide

Updated: June 11, 2014, 9:09 PM ET
By Josh Weinfuss | ESPN.com

TEMPE, Ariz. -- Arizona Cardinals safety Tyrann Mathieu said he contemplated suicide after he was arrested in Louisiana in October 2012, according to Fox Sports Arizona.

"I'm sitting in that jail cell thinking, 'I don't know if I want to go back out there and face the music,'" he told Fox Sports Arizona. "I didn't know how I was going to commit suicide in the cell, but that was the direction my life was heading."

The second-year safety let the social media world know about his thoughts ...

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