NEWS & ADVICE
Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Michael Waltrip's name.
March 25, 2015
STP 500 Preview: Short Track Survival
Mark Taylor has his eye on Dale Earnhardt Jr. this week at the Martinsville paper clip where Junior won the last race at this historic speedway.
March 2, 2015
NASCAR Barometer: Johnson Takes Atlanta
C.J. Radune recaps Sunday's race in Atlanta where Jimmie Johnson captured his first checkered flag of 2015.
February 23, 2015
NASCAR Barometer: Logano Wins First Daytona 500
C.J. Radune looks at whether Joey Logano can use his win at Daytona to springboard him to a Sprint Cup title.
February 12, 2015
Daytona 500 Preview: Junior Nation is Ready for Daytona
Mark Taylor looks at the contenders and pretenders at this year's Daytona 500, including defending champ Dale Earnhardt Jr., who is nearing legendary status on superspeedways.
February 6, 2015
NASCAR Draft Kit: Updated 2015 Sprint Cup Driver Rankings
Mark Taylor revisits his 2015 Sprint Cup rankings with a February update, but Kevin Harvick is still on top.
January 14, 2015
NASCAR Draft Kit: 2015 Track Specialists
One of the best short track drivers of all time, Jeff Gordon enjoyed a revival last season with four Top-10s.
NASCAR Draft Kit: 2015 Sleepers & Busts
With his back and neck problems now squarely in the rearview mirror, Denny Hamlin hopes to drive a full 36-race campaign this season.
NASCAR Draft Kit: 2015 Driver Projections
Jimmie Johnson missed the Sprint Cup title last season, but can he get back to the top this season?
NASCAR Draft Kit: 2015 Sprint Cup Driver Rankings
Kevin Harvick surprised everyone last season, but he has a great shot at repeating as the Sprint Cup champ.
November 12, 2014
Ford EcoBoost 400 Preview: Crowning the Champion
Kevin Harvick heads to Homestead in the drivers's seat as one of four drivers in contention for the Sprint Cup championship in this weekend's season finale.
November 9, 2014
Race Summary: Harvick Wins to Advance
NASCAR Barometer: Harvick Advances with Win
Kevin Harvick's domination at Phoenix International Raceway on Sunday was nothing short of amazing.
October 29, 2014
AAA Texas 500 Preview: Homestretch to the Championship
With two victories and a series-leading six Top-5 finishes on intermediate ovals this season, Joey Logano leads the way to Texas this weekend.
October 26, 2014
Race Summary: Earnhardt Wins at Martinsville
NASCAR Barometer: Earnhardt Wins at Martinsville
Dale Earnhardt Jr. held off teammate Jeff Gordon for his first career victory at Martinsville Speedway on Sunday.
October 22, 2014
Goody’s 500 Preview: The Eliminator Round
While Jeff Gordon is a bit of a longshot to win the championship, but he's an eight-time Martinsville winner.
October 15, 2014
Geico 500 Preview: Talladega - Super Speedway Luck
Denny Hamin is coming on strong as the Chase wears on and has been lights out on the restrictor-plate race tracks this season.
October 12, 2014
Race Summary: Harvick Takes Charlotte Pressure Cooker
NASCAR Barometer: Harvick Takes Charlotte Pressure Cooker
Kevin Harvick rose above the pressure and the competition to win the Bank of America 500 and advance to the elimination round of the Chase.
October 8, 2014
Bank of America 500 Preview: Halfway to the Championship
Logano has been upstaging his champion teammate all season, and that theme should continue at the Charlotte oval this weekend.
October 1, 2014
Hollywood Casino 400 Preview: Contender Round Commences
Jeff Gordon owns three career victories and 12 Top 10s at Kansas Speedway, as the Contender Round in the Chase for the Cup kicks off this week.
September 24, 2014
AAA 400 Preview: Can Keselowski Tame the Monster?
Brad Keselowski is seen racing with the leaders every week and a major threat to win each race, including this week's AAA 400.
September 17, 2014
Sylvania 300 Preview: Quest for the Championship
Brad Keselowski is fresh off victories at Richmond and Chicago and now set up well heading into the second race of the Chase.
September 10, 2014
MyAFibStory.com 40 Preview: Let the Chase Begin
Brad Keselowski is out to claim his second Sprint Cup championship as the Chase for the Cup begins this week at Chicagoland.
September 3, 2014
Federated Auto Parts 400 Preview: Cut to the Chase
Kevin Harvick rides into the regular-season finale with some momentum and is just too good at Richmond International Raceway to ignore.
August 27, 2014
Oral-B USA 500 Preview: Countdown to the Chase
Jeff Gordon is coming off a poor Bristol outing, but he is one of the top contenders to win at Atlanta as the Chase looms.
August 20, 2014
Irwin Tools Night Race Preview: The Last Great Colosseum
Carl Edwards enters this week's race at Bristol looking for a sweep at the short track.
August 6, 2014
Cheez-It 355k Preview: Road Racing at the Glen
With four career starts at Watkins Glen, Brad Keselowski has some pretty impressive numbers for a short resume at the road course.
July 9, 2014
Camping World RV Sales 301 Preview: Patience is the Key to Loudon
Jimmie Johnson is a three-time winner at Loudon, including winning this event in 2010.
July 7, 2014
Race Summary: Daytona Wash Out