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On the NFL Draft: Myles Jack tackles questions about his knee on eve of the draft

On the NFL Draft: Myles Jack tackles questions about his knee on eve of the draft

This was supposed to be the golden hour for Myles Jack, the culmination of an exceptional career at UCLA both as a linebacker and an occasional running back. Here he would be, on the eve of the NFL draft, contemplating his sure slot among the top five picks.

But the situation hasn't unfolded quite so neatly for Jack, whose 2015 season — and his college career — came to an abrupt end in October when he suffered torn meniscus in his right knee at practice. He subsequently left school to focus on rehabilitating from the injury.

He has worked his way back, and conceivably could be selected in the top five, but could just as easily tumble out of the top 10 as...

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