Former LSU tight end Thad Moss to have foot surgery

LSU Tigers tight end Thaddeus Moss speaks during the NFL Scouting Combine at the Indiana Convention Center.
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Former LSU tight end Thaddeus Moss is expected to be a hot commodity in the upcoming NFL Draft, but teams will have to wait a little longer to get a closer look at him as he won't participate in drills due to a foot injury.

According to a report from the NFL Network's Tom Pelissero, the injury was discovered during Moss' physical and will require surgery.  

LSU tight end Thaddeus Moss’ physical at the combine revealed a Jones fracture in his right foot and he will have surgery, sources tell me and @RapSheet. The son of hall of fame WR Randy Moss should be healthy in plenty of time for his rookie year.

— Tom Pelissero (@TomPelissero) February 27, 2020

Moss the son of NFL Hall of Famer Randy Moss, is coming off of the most productive season a tight end has ever had in Baton Rouge. 

He caught 47 passes for 570 yards and four touchdowns as he helped the Tigers win a national championship.