Video compares a LSU recruit to Bo Jackson, Ray Lewis

In the world of sports, comparisons are always going to be made. Up-and -omers are sometimes unfairly compared to the greats, the game changers, even the legends. Such as in the case of Dylan Moses, a high school junior, who verbally committed to the LSU Tigers when he was in the eighth grade.

Moses, who earned a five-star rating from 247 Sports, stands at a whopping 6-2 and weighing in at 225 pounds.

The running back/ linebacker came out with a hype video that is comparing him to LeBron James, Ray Lewis and Bo Jackson. This may be deemed premature, as he can easily change his mind about playing sports and/or going to LSU in the fall of 2017.

The expectations that minors have to live up to is almost seemingly impossible, becoming a legend before they can legally vote.

Moses’ video, brought to us by Bleacher Report Studios, states that “Hype is just a word”. There is no doubt that this kid is physically gifted or a hard-worker but to put such expectations on him is almost unfair to him.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4XaYY7l8jKA

Young athletes are exploited through their talents and are expected to follow in the footsteps of the greats before them; however, this video does not show that Moses is still a kid.

A lot can happen in the span of two years, before he even gets to LSU. One thing is certain; LSU knows how to make public statement, a new screen in the offseason, the rivalry between Alabama, and now a flashy new recruit.

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