LSU Tigers cornerback and punt returner Tyrann Mathieu has been named the Walter Camp national defensive player of the week. The "Honey Badger" finished with a team high eight tackles, two forced fumbles a fumble recovery, and an electrifying 92-yard punt return for a touchdown.

His phenomenal all-around play helped LSU finished the regular season 12-0, champions of the SEC West, and continued owners of the nations #1 ranking.