Joshua Miles is the type of player everyone will root for this week at the NFL scouting combine in Indianapolis.
He is a Randallstown native who played at Western Tech High in Baltimore County and later at Morgan State. He has great size at 6 feet 6 and 315 pounds, and a heart as big as his body.
His soft-spoken and easy-going demeanor suggest a lack of confidence, but that would be the wrong interpretation. Miles, an offensive tackle, is considered a long shot to make an NFL roster this summer, but he wants to show a different story this week when team officials huddle to test and interview prospects.
“I would say there is a 100 percent chance of me making a roster,”...