In parashas Toldot it is explained that Yaakov stayed in his tent, "[...] but Jacob was a mild man who stayed in camp". The Haamek Davar on this pasuk says that "his tent" or "in camp" refers to the Torah, e.g. Yaakov studied Torah while Esau was in the fields. I have a question on this pasuk, in connection to Mashiach ben Yosef. Why is Mashiach linked to Yosef and not to Yaakov, since Yaakov is connected to Torah, according to the pasuk mentioned earlier? Yaakov is mentioned in prayers etc.
The Kol HaTor 1:2 writes "Mashiach ben David, however, will come from Heaven as revealed by the different aspects of Rachel and Leah". Here, Mashiach ben David is connected to Yaakov (via Rachel and Lea), but why is this only with Mashiach ben David and not with Mashiach ben Yosef?