Before the regular season begins at Louisville, the Miami Hurricanes must fill a combined nine open starting spots on offense, defense and special teams.
From a quarterback to a pair of linebackers to the punter, a few 'Canes are favored to become new No. 1s. The competition level is increasing at nearly every position on the roster, which is a clear improvement over recent years.
So in 2014, both upperclassmen and underclassmen are challenging each other for the available roles throughout the summer and will continue in fall camp.
But eventually, someone has to earn the starting responsibilities. Who comes out on top?