Firstly I as some of you may know I don't actually get to see the races, or highlights here in Ireland so you guys are my eyes and ears a lot of the time.I think it is pretty obvious given the radio transcripts that Bowyer spun out on purpose and I think both Mwr cars should be excluded from the chase.Okay here are my predictions
12th Greg Biffle and the 16 team are only here because they avoided disaster and managed to finish in the top 20 most races.3 top 5 finishes tells you everything you need to know.
11th Truex Jr, he should not be in the chase given his team's behaviour and I think he will get a points penalty.He will probably miss the banquet anyway.
10th Kevin Harvick has been okay this year but he may find the going tough.
9th Junior is a solid chase driver, but he just does not have the speed on any track type to win races.I would like to see him do well.
8th Logano has been stellar on the cookie cutter tracks this year which makes him a dark horse.He has already had a career year to make he chase and like Truex and Vickers before him,I think making the chase is as far as he will go
7th Edwards has to carry the curse of being the regular season champion.I really don't know where this team is at as they have had fast cars recently and Edwards is a consistent driver, but I feel they will come up short.
6th Bowyer will have the Richmond issue hanging over this team and they will struggle as a result.Move this team down if they get a penalty as a result of their actions.
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