NASCAR 2013 Prediction No.2: Despite Move to Penske, Joey Logano Will Still Miss the Chase

by Ryan Isley Writer’s Note: This is Part 2 in a 13-Part series. Each Friday from November 23rd to February 15th, Ryan will make a prediction for the 2013 NASCAR season spanning over all three main touring series – Sprint Cup Series, Nationwide Series and Camping World Truck Series. On February 8th and 15th, Ryan

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NASCAR 2013 Prediction No.1: Concussions Will Play a Role in the Chase

by Ryan Isley Writer’s Note: This is Part 1 in a 13-Part series. Each Friday from November 23rd to February 15th, Ryan will make a prediction for the 2013 NASCAR season spanning over all three main touring series – Sprint Cup Series, Nationwide Series and Camping World Truck Series. On February 8th and 15th, Ryan

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Grading Ryan's 2012 NASCAR Predictions

by Ryan Isley Back before the 2012 NASCAR season began, I decided to put my prognosticating skills to the test and made six predictions for the upcoming season. The season started with a Monday night finish at the Daytona 500 and ended this past weekend when Brad Keselowski closed the season by winning the NASCAR

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Brad Keselowski or Jimmie Johnson – Who Wins the NASCAR Sprint Cup Championship?

by Ryan Isley When NASCAR switched over to the Chase for the Sprint Cup starting in the 2004 season, they did so in hopes that the championship wouldn’t be decided before the final race of the season. When they changed the points system starting last season, they did so with the same hopes in mind.

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Johnson Lets Keselowski Know That NASCAR Championship Isn't His Yet

by Ryan Isley Yogi Berra once famously said “Baseball is 90 percent mental. The other half is physical.” Jimmie Johnson is hoping the same thing holds true for NASCAR, as he took the chance on Thursday to play mind games with Brad Keselowski. Johnson trails Keselowski by 20 points for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series

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NASCAR Continues to Show Inconsistency with Jeff Gordon Incident

by Ryan Isley It looks like the days of letting the boys have at no longer exist in NASCAR. Well, depending on who you are of course. This past weekend at Phoenix International Raceway, Jeff Gordon intentionally wrecked Clint Bowyer after Gordon felt that Bowyer had wrecked him earlier in the race. What ensued was

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Sixth NASCAR Sprint Cup Championship on the Horizon for Jimmie Johnson

by Ryan Isley Well that NASCAR season was fun while it lasted. Oh sorry – there are three races left? It’s just a formality anyway. After three more races, we will be celebrating Jimmie Johnson winning his sixth NASCAR Sprint Cup Championship in seven seasons. Why’s that? It’s because when the dust settled after the

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Time for NASCAR to Suspend Danica Patrick

by Ryan Isley Danica Patrick wants to send a message. It is time that NASCAR sends one right back. For the second time this season, Danica intentionally wrecked a fellow competitor this past weekend when she spun Landon Cassill about halfway through the Hollywood Casino 400 at Kansas Speedway. The first time she did it

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NASCAR Needs Concussion Protocol

By Ryan Isley Where do we go from here? That has to be the question on the minds of those in charge at NASCAR after Dale Earnhardt, Jr. announced last Thursday that he would be sitting out two races due to suffering his second concussion in five weeks after the wreck on the final lap

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