On Wednesday, the Arizona Cardinals followed through with their threat of cutting Tyrann Mathieu after they asked him to take a pay cut last week. If he was still on the roster by Thursday, $18.75 million of his contract would become guaranteed.
It took a very short time for a team to become interested in his services after Houston Texans DE JJ Watt took to Twitter and openly campaigned for him to bring his talents to H-town.
Come on over bro @Mathieu_Era
— JJ Watt (@JJWatt) March 14, 2018