Hoke said Elliott Mealer would be the guy at left guard "if game was tomorrow." Seems Mealer is beating out Joey Burzynski.— Kyle Meinke (@kmeinke) August 21, 2012
Mealer has been a reserve offensive lineman and special teams contributor throughout his career at Michigan, but it appears coach Brady Hoke is ready to put all of Mealer's experience to work in a starting role. Michigan camp opened up with an open competition for the left guard spot with redshirt sophomore Joey Burzynski and five-star freshman Kyle Kalis fighting for the spot with Mealer.
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