Myles Jack is not the most versatile player in college football. At least, not according the Paul Hornung Award selection committee.
LSU receiver Odell Beckham Jr. took the honor Friday morning, his 2,222 all-purpose yards pushing him past the UCLA linebacker/running back. He was the only semifinalist for the Biletnikoff Award, given to the nation’s best receiver, who also ranked top-15 nationally in kick returns (26.87 per, for a total of 806). The junior also played the role of Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel leading up to the Tigers’ 34-10 win over the Aggies.
Jack was the the first player to ever win both Pac-12 Freshman Offensive and Defensive Player of the Year. Continue reading