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Why Denny Hamlin Is the Dark Horse to Watch in Final Rounds of 2014 Chase

Oct 23 2014 2:01pm CDT | Source: Bleacher Report

Denny Hamlin has won only one race this season and barely avoided elimination from the 2014 NASCAR Chase for the Sprint Cup last Sunday at Talladega Superspeedway. So why is he smiling so much? Why does he look like a guy who just went on a run at a Las Vegas blackjack table and is now playing with house money? Two reasons: No. 1, he figures the hard part of the Chase is over for him; and No. 2, he remembers how tense he was the last time he inched this close to sniffing a ch ...
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Even Without Top Stars, There Are Still Many Reasons to Enjoy Rest of the Chase

Oct 21 2014 9:57pm CDT | Source: Bleacher Report

Forget the first six races that have passed—the real test for the new Chase for the Sprint Cup format begins Sunday. With eight of the original 16 Chase qualifiers having been eliminated in the Contender and Challenger rounds, will fans still tune-in to watch the last four races of the season on TV or actually attend a race in person knowing their favorite driver is no longer in contention for the championship? On the surface, the answer might appear to be no, especially when so man ...
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Who's More Disappointed After Elimination: Dale Earnhardt Jr. or Jimmie Johnson?

Oct 20 2014 9:19pm CDT | Source: Bleacher Report

Four races still remain in the 2014 NASCAR Chase for the Sprint Cup, but this year's championship hopes are history for Hendrick Motorsports teammates Jimmie Johnson and Dale Earnhardt Jr. Who should be sweating that more? The answer, my friends, was blowing in the wind in the interviews both drivers gave following their dual ouster from the Chase in last Sunday's Geico 500 at Talladega Superspeedway. Despite lead ...
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NASCAR Picks for Martinsville

Oct 20 2014 3:36pm CDT | Source: Fantasy Football Toolbox

Top 30 NASCAR Sprint Cup driver rankings for Goody's Fast Pain Relief 500: 1. Jimmie Johnson, 2. Jeff Gordon, 3. Joey Logano, 4. Brad Keselowski, 5. Denny Hamlin, 6. Kevin Harvick, 7. Dale Earnhardt, ...
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Fantasy NASCAR: Top Drivers for the Goody's Headache Relief Shot 500

Oct 20 2014 2:04pm CDT | Source: Bleacher Report

The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series travels to Martinsville Speedway in Ridgeway, Virginia, this week for the Goody’s Headache Relief Shot 500. It seems like a season ago when the Sprint Cup Series last raced at the half-mile paperclip race track. The race was dominated by Jimmie Johnson, who qualified fourth and led 296 laps on his way to a second-place finish. The Outlaw, Kurt Busch, was involved in an accident with Brad Keselowski and told his team he was done. Busch continued to race hard, tho ...
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Out of the Chase, but Johnson 'went down swinging'

Oct 20 2014 6:17am CDT | Source: Crash.Net Motorsports

There was huge disappointment for reigning Sprint Cup champion Jimmie Johnson as he was eliminated from any chance of winning the ...
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Keselowski wins - Johnson, Earnhardt and Busch eliminated

Oct 19 2014 6:53pm CDT | Source: Crash.Net Motorsports

Brad Keselowski wins at Talladega to progress to the next round of the Chase while Jimmie Johnson is among the four drivers to be elimin ...
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NASCAR: Keselowski saves his Chase with win

Oct 19 2014 5:26pm CDT | Source: MOTORSPORTS news

Brad Keselowski kept his 2014 NASCAR Sprint Cup championship hopes alive with victory at Talladega, as reigning champion Jimmie Johnson was among four drivers ruled out of title ...
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2014 NASCAR standings: Big names in danger of Chase elimination

Oct 13 2014 9:26am CDT | Source: SBNation

If they are to avoid Chase elimination, Matt Kenseth, Brad Keselowski, Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Jimmie Johnson all need great runs Sunday at Talladega. Far earlier than expected, some of NASCAR's top stars and most popular drivers are on the brink of being eliminated from the Chase for the Sprint Cup. With one race remaining in the Contender Round, Matt Kenseth, Brad Keselowski, Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Jimmie Johnson ar ...
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