Auburn offensive coordinator Rhett Lashlee watches players practice Thursday, Aug. 4, 2016 at the university's athletic complex.
Auburn offensive coordinator Rhett Lashlee watches players practice Thursday, Aug. 4, 2016 at the university's athletic complex. Michael Niziolek mniziolek@ledger-enquirer.com
Auburn offensive coordinator Rhett Lashlee watches players practice Thursday, Aug. 4, 2016 at the university's athletic complex. Michael Niziolek mniziolek@ledger-enquirer.com
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Mike Niziolek joins the Ledger-Enquirer after spending the past three years with MLive.com. The past year he covered Eastern Michigan University athletics, including football and recruiting. He also filled in as a backup writer for the Detroit Tigers, Detroit Red Wings and University of Michigan. Mike is a 2004 graduate of Michigan State.