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NASCAR power rankings: Brad Keselowski absolute No. 1

Sep 18 2014 9:52pm CDT | Source: SBNation

Brad Keselowski’s second straight victory leaves no doubt who should be No. 1 in the NASCAR power rankings. In a microcosm of the regular season, Brad Keselowski, Kevin Harvick and Jeff Gordon were among the top challengers combining to lead 62 percent of all laps Sunday at Chicagoland Speedway. And just as the regular season concluded, the playoffs began in the same fashion with Keselowski winning for a second consecutive week. Keselowsk ...
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The folly of fretting about Jimmie Johnson in NASCAR's Chase

Sep 18 2014 4:10pm CDT | Source: Los Angeles Times Sports

We're only one race into NASCAR's 10-race Chase for the Sprint Cup title playoff and already there's a lot of hand-w ...
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How Long Will Brad Keselowski's Hot Streak Last?

Sep 17 2014 8:35pm CDT | Source: Bleacher Report

If Brad Keselowski were an auctioneer, he'd be spouting out in rapid fire, "Two, two, two, I've got two. Do I hear three, three, three? Can I get three? Anyone, three, maybe four?" Having won back-to-back races for the first time in his Sprint Cup career, Keselowski goes for three in a row this Sunday at New Hampshire Motor Speedway in the second race of the Chase for the Sprint Cup. Granted, Keselowski likely is not going to go t ...
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NASCAR Picks for New Hampshire

Sep 16 2014 8:24am CDT | Source: Fantasy Football Toolbox

Top 30 NASCAR Sprint Cup driver rankings for Sylvania 300: 1. Brad Keselowski, 2. Jeff Gordon, 3. Kyle Busch, 4. Jimmie Johnson, 5. Kevin Harvick, 6. Matt Kenseth, 7. Denny Ham ...
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Strong Performances from Top Favorites Show That Chase Is Still Wide Open

Sep 15 2014 10:30am CDT | Source: Bleacher Report

JOLIET, Ill. – Brad Keselowski's win in Sunday's MyAFibStory.com 400 at Chicagoland Speedway was big, no doubt. But with 12 of the 16 Chase drivers finishing in the top 15 positions Sunday, and with just 29 points separating those 12 drivers, the Chase for the Sprint Cup is still a wide-open affair. And what we saw Sunday will have to remain the standard if drivers intend on keeping Keselowski—or anyone else who might overtake him—close in the points. With a sliding scale tha ...
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NASCAR Chicago 2014 recap: Brad Keselowski impresses in victory, statement or not

Sep 15 2014 10:30am CDT | Source: SBNation

Winning NASCAR’s Chase opener sets the table for Brad Keselowski to make a run at his second Sprint Cup championship. Two years ago Brad Keselowski opened the Chase for the Sprint Cup by outdueling Jimmie Johnson, a symbolic triumph as Keselowski would later topple Johnson for the championship that season. As he was celebrating that 2012 win at Chicagoland Speedway, Keselowski spoke about the stat ...
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A Confident Keselowski Stays Hot in Opening Round of 2014 NASCAR Chase

Sep 14 2014 8:06pm CDT | Source: Bleacher Report

Rarely at a loss for words, Brad Keselowski found himself speechless in Victory Lane on Sunday. “I am not really sure what to say. I don’t really know what happened I just know we got to the lead,” he told a live television audience. His pass for the lead left the rest of us speechless, too. It was a daring, bold move between two drivers in the heat of battle for the race lead. “I just saw a hole, and I went for it,” explained Keslowski in the post-race ...
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NASCAR at Chicagoland 2014: Live Results and Analysis from Myafibstory.com 400

Sep 14 2014 11:00am CDT | Source: Bleacher Report

The Chase for the Sprint Cup starts today at Chicagoland Speedway, and 16 drivers will have a chance to move on to the next round in the Chase. Today's Sprint Cup race is the first race in the Contender Round of the Chase, which is made up of three races, and if a Chase driver wins any of these races, they are locked in to compete in the next round of the Chase. Only 12 drivers will move on after the first round. The rest of the field for the next round is de ...
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