He is the prescription for whatever ails UCLA’s defensive line.
Takkarist McKinley is sidelined by a groin injury? Deon Hollins plays only sparingly because of a concussion? Eddie Vanderdoes hurts his knee?
There’s no need to worry as long as Jacob Tuioti-Mariner is around. He slides in wherever needed.
“He’s like our putty guy,” Bruins defensive coordinator Tom Bradley said Tuesday. ‘We have to put him all over the place when something happens.”
It’s been happening a lot more than UCLA would like.
McKinley aggravated a...