Mako Vunipola may be his rival for a starting spot in England's front row but Joe Marler is ecstatic to have his fellow loosehead back in the international fold - claiming it will spur him on to even greater heights.
Injury forced Vern Cotter to make just one change for their last RBS 6 Nations clash with France, but following a defeat in Paris the Scotland head coach could be tempted to opt for some fresh faces this weekend.
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