Tyrann Mathieu is having a first-round NFL draft party

Tyrann Mathieu during LSU’s pro day. (Sean Gardner / AP)

It’s good to go into the NFL draft with a burst of confidence. And then there’s what Tyrann Mathieu is doing.

The Honey Badger has posted an invitation to a party “For 1st round draft pick Tyrann Mathieu” on Thursday night at a nightclub in New York, where the draft will take place. He posted it on his verified Twitter account, as well.

It’s a brash bash for the stellar LSU cornerback who missed the 2012 college season because of problems with drugs. Mathieu isn’t a lock to go in the first round and — what if this morphs into a Saturday brunch celebration?

Shortly after that tweet, he added:




Which makes it sound as if this party might not get off the launching pad. Here’s the invite:

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After spending most of her career in traditional print sports journalism, Cindy began blogging and tweeting, first as NFL/Redskins editor, and, since August 2010, at The Early Lead. She also is the social media editor for Sports.



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Cindy Boren · April 24, 2013

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