Spring preview: Something to prove 

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Rob BoldenAP Photo/Gerald HerbertRob Bolden has the chance to become LSU's No. 2 quarterback entering 2013.
As LSU prepares to begin spring practice March 14, we'll take daily looks at aspects of the spring camp. This is the first in the series:

BATON ROUGE, La. -- Spring practice can be looked at as simply 15 extra practices.

The reality is, there's more to it than that. Where August practice is focused more on preparation for a season opener, spring practices are more about evaluation and improvements. There are always areas where new players need to step up. Here are four with something to prove this spring:

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