NEWS & ADVICE
Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Michael Waltrip's name.
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
NASCAR Barometer: Washed Out
After a rain-shortened Daytona race, Kurt Busch and crew are looking ahead to New Hampshire where he has three winner's trophies.
July 3, 2014
Midseason Review: Gordon's Surprise Threat
Jeff Gordon has been the surprise of the Sprint Cup season and for the first time in years is a threat to win the championship.
July 2, 2014
Coke Zero 400 Preview: Back to Daytona
Dale Earnhardt Jr. is a three-time winner at Daytona, and he heads back to the large oval this week looking to make his own luck.
June 25, 2014
Quaker State 400 Preview: Saturday Night Showdown
Jimmie Johnson is on a roll on the intermediate ovals and enters Kentucky looking like the driver to beat under the lights.
June 18, 2014
Toyota/Save Mart 350 Preview: The Road Course Wild Card
The Spring Cup Series heads to the road course of Sonoma this week, and Marcos Ambrose is nothing short of a road racing expert.
June 11, 2014
Quicken Loans 400 Preview: NASCAR's Fastest Track
Brad Keselowski's awesome Pocono performance perhaps foreshadowed a major hot streak, which could start this week at Michigan, home to Nascar's fastest track.
June 4, 2014
Weekly Preview: Can Johnson's Streak Continue?
Jimmie Johnson has won back-to-back races and heads to Pocono where he's collected three victories and 16 Top-10 finishes.
May 28, 2014
FedEx 400 Preview: Monster Mile Mayhem
Jimmie Johnson is the winner of three of the last seven Dover races and has eight career victories at the Monster Mile.
May 26, 2014
Race Summary: Johnson Wins 7th at Charlotte
NASCAR Barometer: Johnson Posts 7th Win at Charlotte
Jimmie Johnson survived 600 miles to claim a record seventh win at Charlotte Motor Speedway on Sunday night.
May 21, 2014
Coca-Cola 600 Preview: Memorial Day Marathon
Kevin Harvick is a two-time Charlotte winner and the defending champion at the Coca-Cola 600.
May 13, 2014
Sprint Cup All-Star Race Preview: A Night for the Stars to Shine
It's been a long while between drinks, but Kevin Harvick could again visit the fountain of victory lane this Saturday night.
April 30, 2014
Aaron’s 499 Preview: One Wild Ride at Talladega
Dale Earnhardt Jr. is good fantasy play almost every weekend, but on his best tracks he's a near lock for favorite status.
April 13, 2014
Race Summary: Collecting Darlington Stripes
NASCAR Barometer: Collecting Darlington Stripes
Kevin Harvick avoided stripes and collected only a win at Darlington on Saturday.
April 9, 2014
Bojangles’ Southern 500 Preview: The Darlington Stripe
No driver in the series is hotter on the larger ovals than Brad Keselowski, who could have a career night at the Lady in Black.
April 2, 2014
Duck Commander 500 Preview: Fast 'n Furious in Fort Worth
Matt Kenseth's success at Fort Worth has been nothing short of amazing, and it's surprising he's only captured two wins at the intermediate oval.
March 26, 2014
STP 500 Preview: Short Track Survival
After a shocking upset at Fontana it will be good for six-time champion Jimmie Johnson to get back to action on a short track this week.
March 19, 2014
Auto Club 400 Preview: Trends Begin to Form
Jimmie Johnson will try to extend his recent success at Fontana with another strong outing this Sunday afternoon.
March 12, 2014
Food City 500 Preview: Short Track, Short Tempers in Bristol
Five-time Bristol winner Kyle Busch is coming off a strong week of racing rolls into this week's race as the man to beat.
February 17, 2014
Daytona 500 Preview: The Great American Race
Matt Kenseth dominated superspeedways last season and returns to Daytona Beach looking to claim his third career Daytona 500 victory.
February 6, 2014
2014 Sprint Cup Rankings UPDATE: Still King of the Hill
Jimmie Johnson is the king of the hill until someone knocks him off, but other drivers have move up - and down - in our latest Sprint Cup rankings.