Clearly the NFC West should be the most competitive and exciting division within the National Football League and the St. Louis Rams should give the 49ers and Seahawks all they can handle.

With Jeff Fisher and Les Snead now in their second season with the St. Louis Rams, exceptations are high in the Show-Me State for this team to make a move in the NFC West. Each week we will preview five position battles or keys to the St. Louis Rams season. This installment will focus on Sam Bradford, newcomer Jared Cook, and the rookies who could make an impact.