There's competition in the air.
Much of the NFC West has been shaken up like an etch-a-sketch, as there is now one team (St. Louis) in rebuilding mode, two clubs (Seattle and Arizona) overhauling their offenses, and a fourth franchise (San Francisco) attempting a long-awaited resurgence to divisional supremacy.
With said change at hand, competition surely follows.
With training camps now open around the league, position battles are not only set, they're underway. Pushing and shoving their ways to the front, rookies are attempting to uproot veterans and the old oaks are seeking to teach the youth their places.
A hot summer, full of injuries and ego boosters, lies directly ahead; so without further adieu, here's counting down the top 10 position battles in the NFC West.