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Part II of our most intriguing spring position battles includes new blood at running back, the potential need for a nickel defender, and the defense's most important position.

In Part I, we previewed the five most intriguing position battles entering spring practice 2011. One day later, we have an addition at the top of that list following Michael Floyd's stunning suspension for repeated alcohol offenses. (We'll examine the now vacant "W" receiver spot in greater detail following today's opening press conference.) For a look at Part I, and position battles 1-... Recommended Stories