Biography: Former defensive lineman who moved to offensive guard as a junior and then started the next two seasons. All-Conference selection as a senior.
Positives: Undersized yet hard-working lineman still learning his position. Explodes off the snap of the ball, keeps his feet moving, and works his hands throughout the action. Plays heads-up football, works well with teammates, and fights hard until the whistle blows. Stays square and turns opponents off the line of scrimmage.
Negatives: Limited athlete who struggles to adjust. Lacks bulk and cannot finish blocks. Overrun by large opponents.
Analysis: Malecki did a solid job since moving to the offensive line as a junior in 2008. He has size limitations yet should be given looks as a backup in a zone-blocking system.
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