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The tagline for The Walking Dead's fifth season is "hunt or be hunted," and it looks like Rick Grimes may be on the losing end of that proposition. 

In the exclusive image from Season 5 of the AMC zombie drama below, Rick (Andrew Lincoln) is armed with a rifle, but he clearly doesn't seem to be in a great spot. But just who or what is Rick hiding from?

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Although it's safe to assume that a hungry pack of walkers are after Rick as usual, the fifth season promises to explore the origins of the (possibly cannibalistic) people of Terminus, where Rick and several members of his group ended up at the end of the last season. Could those shadowy figures actually be some hungry Termites instead?Check out the full-sized image below and weigh in with your theories in the comments!

The Walking Dead premieres Sunday, Oct. 12 at 9/8c on AMC. Watch the trailer for the new season now: