1.Kasey Kahne - Big day for ol Blue eyes. Not only did he find his way back to victory lane after a two year absence, he scored what will probably Red Bull Racing's last NASCAR victory. Oh did, I mention He's been the most consistent driver in the past 3 months, just saying !
2.Jeff Burton - The mayor is building momentum heading into the off season. Expect him to bounce back in 2012.
3. A.J. Allmendinger - The dinger pulls off another fantastic finish. If you watched his post race interview you can see just how bad he wanted to win this one.
4.Tony Stewart - Smoke's magical run in the chase is the stuff true legend's are made of,If he brings home his third title on Sunday, we should all stand up, and give him a huge round of applause.
5.Ryan Newman - The rocket man pulled out all the stops to score his best finish of the 2011 chase,and moved up 3 positions in the fianl standings.
1.Kyle Busch - To say Kyle Busch has has a rough couple of weeks would be the understatement of the year. You'll get em next year Rowdy.
2.Jeff Gordon - Gordon ! Gordon ! Gordon! Oh wait was he in the chase this year? The answer is yes, but apparently the other 11 driver's haven't noticed.
3.Matt Kenseth - It seem's like not long ago, he was the odds on favorite to win it all. Oh how the worm turns!
4.Andy Lally - Costly DNQ will more than likely keep the 71 bunch out of the top 35 in owner points for 2011. The good news is Andy will win the 2011 Rookie of the year.
5.David Ragan - New configuration equals same old poor results for David at Phoenix.
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