The last few days of July can only mean one thing: We are only a few weeks away from the return of college football.
In Auburn, the countdown is on for the start of fall camp and the final stretch of the offseason. The defending SEC champions sorted some things out during a productive spring slate of practices, but there is still some sorting out to do before opening day against Arkansas.
Head coach Gus Malzahn did not release an official post-spring depth chart like he did last season, so there is still some mystery surrounding the replacements for several departed stars from Auburn's 2013 championship campaign.
Before the release of my pre-fall camp depth chart later this week, here is a look at what I consider to be the five biggest position battles that are still raging on the Plains.