Myles Jack drafted 36th overall to Jacksonville

Former UCLA linebacker Myles Jack. Photo by Keith Birmingham // Pasadena Star-News

Former UCLA linebacker Myles Jack. Photo by Keith Birmingham // Pasadena Star-News

After a long wait, former UCLA linebacker Myles Jack went to the Jacksonville Jaguars at 36th overall on Friday. The Jaguars traded up to with the Baltimore Ravens to scoop up Jack.

Celebratory tweets from his teammates:

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Photos: Future Green Bay Packer, former UCLA Bruin Kenny Clark

Former UCLA defensive tackle Kenny Clark was taken by the Green Bay Packers in the first round. AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill

Former UCLA defensive tackle Kenny Clark was taken by the Green Bay Packers in the first round. AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill

Here are photos of Kenny Clark, who was drafted by Green Bay yesterday, during his UCLA tenure and the NFL Combine.

Pete Marshall attended Clark’s party Thursday to see the former UCLA defensive tackle get drafted and has the story here. Video of the big moment below

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Radio recap of spring practice

I was on 1280 The Zone in Salt Lake City on Friday morning to talk about UCLA spring football as the Bruins will face both Utah and BYU this season. I speak quickly and awkwardly about who will be replacing the guys heading to the next level, the progression of Josh Rosen and changes to the offense, among other things.

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Myles Jack dunks ahead of NFL Draft’s second round

After reports about his surgically repaired right knee scared away every team picking in the first round of the NFL Draft on Thursday, former UCLA linebacker Myles Jack hit the gym Friday morning in Chicago to try to shut the haters down with a big dunk and a shade-throwing sleep emoji:

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Myles Jack falls out of first round

Former UCLA linebacker Myles Jack tumbled in the first round of the NFL Draft on Thursday. Photo by Keith Birmingham // Pasadena Star-News

Former UCLA linebacker Myles Jack tumbled in the first round of the NFL Draft on Thursday. Photo by Keith Birmingham // Pasadena Star-News

Once considered a lock as a top-five pick, former UCLA linebacker Myles Jack spent more than three painful hours in the green room in Chicago and didn’t hear his name called in the first round of the NFL Draft after reports of a serious issue with his knee torpedoed his draft stock. Reports indicated that the cartilage in his surgically repaired right knee was separating away from the bone after he tore the meniscus in September.

He told NFL Network on the pre-draft red carpet that he was not worried about his knee.

Teammates (former and present) and even opponents took to Twitter to support Jack during his draft free fall.

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