By Martin Nolan

“Oh there’s definitely [a competition],” offensive line coach Jeff Stoutland said this offseason.

“And I think that anytime there is competition like that and it’s that close, it brings the best out of both players. Both players have to be on every day, all day because it’s a competition. Whoever’s the most productive and whoever does the best, whoever has the best value going into the season, will be the starter.”

That’s what expert commentator Brian Baldinger thinks, as he expressed yesterday on “The Middle Show”: