HOLLYWOOD, Calif. -- Myles Jack has an affectionate nickname for Brett Hundley: Mr. Heisman. And Hundley has an affection nickname for Jack: Mr. Heisman.
The UCLA quarterback is front and center when it comes to the early Heisman Trophy conversations, but Jack, the sophomore two-way player and one of the most dynamic and exciting players in the country, has heard his name mentioned once or twice as well.
There's only one problem: The Bruins insist that Jack is not, in fact, a two-way player. He's just probably the only linebacker to ever score four touchdowns in a game.
That doesn't mean he won't see reps in the backfield. The Bruins found a lot of success with the jumbo package last season. Big defensive players will still get thrown in an offensive package or two, but just like Eddie Vanderdoes isn't going to be a regular target for Hundley, Jack is not going to be a regular back.
"Myles Jack will make some appearances (on offense) here and there," ...