By: Chad Wilson – Editor – GridironStuds Blog
Power 5 or Bust! That’s the rallying cry I hear annually around this time of year as senior high school football players try to scramble for the remaining scholarships that are available out there. It’s a cry that I understand but it’s also one that makes me wonder. I’ll tell you why in this article.
One of the biggest mistakes we make in life and in particular when we are teenagers, is comparing ourself to others. This less than desirable practice has only been accelerated by the onset of social media into our daily lives. Individuals giving you the highlight clips of their mundane and sometimes tumultuous lives often paint an unrealistic picture of what is really going on. Those created realities are what many others are basing their own lives off of and it disrupts their abilities to effectively manage their own lives. This is a major problem when it comes to recruiting.