NASCAR Fantasy Live Picks, 2014 Chicagoland, MYAFIBSTORY.COM 400

2014 NASCAR Sprint Cup Chase drivers

Last week, Fantasy Live was separated into two groups: those who started Brad Keselowski and those who did not start Brad Keselowski. The dominating effort prevented drivers from sneaking into the Chase with a win. The playoff lineup is set at Chicago, and we get the see the drivers in the new playoff format for […]

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2014 Chicagoland Speedway, MyAFibStory.com 400

Jimmie Johnson's #48 team pit stop at Chicagoland Speedway

The field for the Chase is set with the Challenger round beginning next week at Chicagoland Speedway. Brad Keselowski leads the pack by virtue of his four wins this season after last weekend’s victory at Richmond. A race that Brad dominated, leading 383 of the 400 laps. Each driver is given three bonus points for […]

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NASCAR Fantasy Live Picks, 2014 Richmond, Federated Auto Parts 400

NASCAR Sprint Cup Chase celebration Richmond

Due to an unfortunate crash late in the race, Kevin Harvick had a 19th place finish and a 1st place fantasy live finish at Atlanta. One positive aspect of the Fantasy Live points system is that dominant performers with bad luck are still rewarded. I was able to see Kasey Kahne’s first victory of the […]

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2014 Richmond International Raceway, Federated Auto Parts 400

Jeff Gordon and Kurt Busch at Richmond

And then there was one! Congratulation to Kasey Kahne on winning his first race of the season and qualifying for the Chase. Fourteen of the Chase spots have been locked in, but two are still open. Right now Ryan Newman and Greg Biffle sit in those spots with one to go. Clint Bowyer and Kyle […]

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NASCAR Fantasy Live Picks, 2014 Bristol, Irwin Tools Night Race

Bristol Tony Stewart Matt Kenseth

With only a few weeks remaining until the playoffs begin, many teams will be taking great risks to qualify for the Chase. Bristol Motor Speedway is a short-track with deep banking, and the end result will be multiple paint transfers. From a fantasy racing perspective, Bristol is a relatively predictable track where the top drivers […]

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2014 Bristol Motor Speedway, Irwin Tools Night Race

Matt Kenseth NASCAR Bristol Irwin Tools Night Race

Jeff Gordon won his third race of the season at Michigan last week and looks like a strong contender for this year’s championship. The win ties him with Jimmie Johnson, Dale Earnhardt Jr., and Brad Keselowski for most wins on the season with only three races left until the Chase starts. Kyle Larson dropped out […]

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NASCAR Fantasy Live Picks, 2014 Michigan, Pure Michigan 400

Once the red flag cleared and the dust settled at Watkins Glen, we saw some exciting action in the closing laps between AJ Allmendinger and Marcus Ambrose. Allmendinger’s win translates to one less available spot for drivers without a 2014 victory. They only have four races to secure their spot in the playoffs. Michigan is […]

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2014 Michigan International Speedway, Pure Michigan 400

AJ Allmendinger is a virtual lock to make the Chase by virtue of his win at Watkins Glen this past weekend. This is AJ’s first win in the Sprint Cup series and it couldn’t have come at a better time. Once again the finish at Watkins Glen was exciting, with Allmendinger, Marcos Ambrose, and Kurt […]

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