NEWS & ADVICE
Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s name.
August 17, 2017
Bass Pro Shops NRA Night Race Preview: World's Fastest Half-Mile
Mark Taylor breaks down this week's NASCAR race at Bristol where Brad Keselowski has dominated in recent years.
August 12, 2017
DraftKings NASCAR: Pure Michigan 400
C.J. Radune notes that Martin Truex Jr. and his team have been leaders of positioning themselves to maximize playoff points and chances to win, so they’re early favorites this week.
August 9, 2017
Pure Michigan 400 Preview: Larson Michigan Sweep?
Mark Taylor breaks down this week's NASCAR stop in Michigan as Kyle Larson looks to break out of his slump at the track where he won in June.
August 7, 2017
NASCAR Barometer: Truex Extends Fuel for Win
C.J. Radune describes the nail-biting finish at the I love New York 355 at Watkins Glen where Martin Truex Jr. conserved fuel to hold off Matt Kenseth for the win.
August 5, 2017
DraftKings NASCAR: I Love New York 355 at the Glen
Jimmie Johnson hasn’t yet won at Watkins Glen, a natural-terrain road course, but he’s in the running this weekend and therefore in C.J. Radune’s Lower-Risk Lineup.
August 2, 2017
I Love New York 355k Preview: Return to the Road Course
Mark Taylor breaks down this week's NASCAR race at Watkins Glen as Brad Keselowski looks to build on the momentum he's gathered in recent races.
July 29, 2017
DraftKings NASCAR: Overton's 400
Martin Truex Jr. leads C.J. Radune’s Lower-Risk lineup at Pocono Raceway because of his consistent racing for Furniture Row week after week.
July 26, 2017
Overton's 400 Preview: Pocono Rewind
Mark Taylor previews the contenders for this week's NASCAR race, including Kyle Busch, who has been more boom than bust in recent runs at Pocono.
July 24, 2017
NASCAR Barometer: Kahne Takes Surprise Brickyard Win
Kasey Kahne won the Brantley Gilbert Big Machine Brickyard 400 in a race that saw rain delays, multiple accidents and double overtime.
July 22, 2017
DraftKings NASCAR: Brantley Gilbert Big Machine Brickyard 400
Pole sitter Kyle Busch gets C.J. Radune’s top spot in the lower-risk lineup. With two consecutive Brickyard wins, Busch knows what it takes to win on the 2.5-mile oval.
July 20, 2017
Brickyard 400 Preview: Motor Racing's Field of Dreams
Mark Taylor breaks down this week's NASCAR race at Indianapolis where Kyle Busch will look to extend his two-win streak at the Brickyard.
July 14, 2017
DraftKings NASCAR: Overton's 301
Matt Kenseth, who is without a ride for 2018, has a lot of pressure on him to do well this weekend. Luckily, New Hampshire Motor Speedway is a track at which he’s had a lot of success.
July 12, 2017
Overton's 301 Preview: Short Track Change Up
Mark Taylor breaks down this week's NASCAR race at New Hampshire where Martin Truex Jr. will look to keep his hot streak going.
July 5, 2017
Quaker State 400 Preview: Saturday Night Shootout
Mark Taylor previews this week's NASCAR race at Kentucky Speedway where Brad Keselowski will look to build momentum on his two-win season.
July 3, 2017
NASCAR Barometer: Stenhouse Triumphs in Wild Daytona Race
C.J. Radune recaps Ricky Stenhouse Jr.'s survival of the Coke Zero 400 carnage at Daytona and his second victory of the season.
July 1, 2017
DraftKings NASCAR: Coke Zero 400
C.J. Radune believes that putting together a car that is aerodynamic in the lead and capable of making passes in the draft will be paramount to success this week. Dale Earnhardt Jr. leads his lower-risk lineup.
June 28, 2017
Coke Zero 400 Preview: Fourth of July Fireworks
Mark Taylor previews this week's NASCAR stop at Daytona where Brad Keselowski claimed his first win at this race a season ago.
June 25, 2017
NASCAR Barometer: Sonoma Victory for Harvick
C.J. Radune describes Kevin Harvick’s Toyota/Save Mart 350 win, his first of the season, and highlights drivers who he expects will do well this weekend in the Daytona Coke Zero 400.
June 24, 2017
DraftKings NASCAR: Toyota/Save Mart 350
Kyle Busch, who starts in fourth position on this two-mile road course, is overdue for a victory this season and leads C.J. Radune’s lower-risk lineup.
June 21, 2017
Toyota/Save Mart 350 Preview: The Road Course Wild Card
Mark Taylor previews this week's NASCAR race at Sonoma as Clint Bowyer hopes to turn his road-course prowess into a win.
June 16, 2017
DraftKings NASCAR: FireKeepers Casino 400
C.J. Radune says that driver prices for Michigan allow owners to get a nice selection of top choices without the severe consequences of other weeks. Kyle Larson leads his lower-risk lineup.
June 14, 2017
FireKeepers Casino 400 Preview: Fastest Track in NASCAR
Mark Taylor breaks down this week's NASCAR race at Michigan as Martin Truex Jr. has been hot on the large ovals this season.
June 12, 2017
NASCAR Barometer: Blaney Scores First Cup Series Win
Ryan Blaney held off a charge from Kevin Harvick to win the Pocono 400, his first Monster Energy Cup victory.
June 9, 2017
DraftKings NASCAR: Pocono 400
Kyle Larson tops C.J. Radune’s lower-risk lineup for Pocono Raceway, a triangle-shaped circuit that features three distinctly different corners and long straightaways.
June 8, 2017
Pocono 400 Preview: The Tricky Triangle
Mark Taylor breaks down this week's NASCAR race at Pocono where the speed of Kyle Larson's No. 42 Chevrolet is undeniable.
June 1, 2017
AAA 400 Preview: Taming the Monster
Mark Taylor previews this week's NASCAR race at the Monster Mile as Martin Truex Jr. looks to keep his recent hot streak going.
May 26, 2017
Coca-Cola 600 Preview: Memorial Day Marathon
Mark Taylor previews this week's NASCAR event as Kyle Larson looks to continue his hot season in what is the circuit's longest race of the year.
May 22, 2017
NASCAR Barometer: Busch Wins All-Star Race
Another NASCAR All-Star race is in the books, and winner Kyle Busch now sets his sights on Sunday’s Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
May 17, 2017
All-Star Race Preview: A Night for Stars to Shine
Mark Taylor breaks down this weekend's All-Star race in Charlotte where Chase Elliott is one of the top entrants in the Open field.
May 14, 2017
NASCAR Barometer: Truex Wins in Kansas
By winning the Go Bowling 400 at Kansas Speedway, his second win on this track type, Martin Truex Jr. is becoming the 1.5 mile oval master.