That’s Racin’s top picks
THAT’S RACIN’S TOP PICKS
1. Kyle Busch (car No. 18):
The beat goes on at Dover. His triple
trip weekend coming up, though, will
be rough. Last week: 1.
2. Carl Edwards (car No. 99):
Fastest of the Roush Fenway trio that
chased Busch to the checkered flag at
Dover. Last week: 3.
3. Jeff Burton (car No. 31):
Another top 10 at Dover. Halfway to
the Chase cut, these guys just keep
piling up points. Last week: 2.
4. Greg Biffle (car. No. 16):
Takes a big jump this week after his
third top-three finish in the past three
weeks. Last week: 9.
5. Dale Earnhardt Jr. (car No.
88):He had the big Dover wreck all
but missed until cars starting piling in
behind him. Last week: 4.
6. Jimmie Johnson (car No.
48):This team doesn’t have cushion
it usually does, so it needs to avoid a
summer swoon. Last week: 8.
7. Tony Stewart (car No. 20):
Dover turned into a disaster early
when Elliott Sadler’s car turn perpen-
dicular to his. Last week: 5.
8. Denny Hamlin (car No.
11):Surely he can go fast. But when
you’re piling into a wreck, you need
to try stopping. Last week: 6.
9. Jeff Gordon (car No. 24):
How much could you have won if you
had bet this team would be winless in
June? Last week: 10.
10. Kasey Kahne (car No. 9):
Couldn’t keep the Charlotte momen-
tum rolling because of the big crash
at Dover. Last week: 7.
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