NEWS & ADVICE
Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Paul Menard'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 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 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 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 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.
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 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 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 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.
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 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 11, 2017
Go Bowling 400 Preview: Return to the Intermediate Tracks
Mark Taylor breaks down NASCAR's trip to Kansas as Joey Logano looks to catch lightning in a bottle like he did in 2014 and 2015.
May 3, 2017
Geico 500 Preview: Return to the Fast Tracks
Mark Taylor gives the lowdown on this week's NASCAR race at Talladega where Brad Keselowski will once again rely his superspeedway expertise.
April 19, 2017
Food City 500 Preview: Short-Track Battle
Mark Taylor breaks down this week's NASCAR race at 'World's Fastest Half Mile' where two-time Bristol winner Brad Keselowski will look to get back into the winner's circle for the first time since 2012.
April 6, 2017
O'Reilly Auto Parts 500 Preview: Return to the Fast Tracks
Mark Taylor analyzes this week's NASCAR race at Texas Motor Speedway where Brad Keselowski might be the safest pick among the contenders at the fast track.
March 29, 2017
STP 500 Preview: Surviving the Brutal Short Track
Mark Taylor breaks down this week's NASCAR race at the Martinsville short track where Denny Hamlin is usually the driver to beat.
March 24, 2017
DraftKings NASCAR: Auto Club 400
Could Dale Earnhardt Jr. be getting back into the groove after last season’s lengthy absence? C.J. Radune thinks it’s possible and has Earnhardt in his higher-risk lineup.
March 16, 2017
DraftKings NASCAR: Camping World 500
C.J. Radune advises fantasy owners that they’ll have to sacrifice roster depth to give Kevin Harvick a spot in lineups, but with his eight wins at the track, Harvick is a must-have driver this week.
March 9, 2017
Kobalt Tools 400 Preview: Trends Begin to Emerge
Mark Taylor previews this week's NASCAR race at Las Vegas where Kevin Harvick hopes the intermediate oval will produce another repeat winner.
March 8, 2017
DraftKings NASCAR: Kolbalt 400
For Sunday’s Kobalt 400, Jimmie Johnson’s four wins at the track put him at the top of C.J. Radune’s lower-risk lineup.
February 21, 2017
Daytona 500 Preview: The Great American Race
Mark Taylor breaks down the first NASCAR race of the year as the 2017 season kicks off at Daytona where Joey Logano looks to continue to be a force on the circuit's big ovals.
February 20, 2017
NASCAR Draft Kit: Updated 2017 Driver Rankings
Mark Taylor revisits his 2017 driver rankings with a February update before Daytona, but Joey Logano is still on top.
February 7, 2017
2017 Xfinity Series: Driver Rankings
Perry Missner ranks the top drivers on the Xfinity circuit as Kyle Busch is set to help the Joe Gibbs team to pile up the wins.
January 13, 2017
NASCAR Draft Kit: Final 2016 Loop Stats
Check out how every driver stacked up last season on NASCAR's top circuit, including points champion Jimmie Johnson, who captured his seventh title.
January 11, 2017
NASCAR Draft Kit: 2017 Driver Rankings
Mark Taylor ranks the 2017 Monster Energy Cup drivers as Joey Logano returns to continue to his three-year streak as perhaps the circuit's most dominant driver.
NASCAR Draft Kit: 2017 Driver Projections
Mark Taylor projects wins, poles and more for all of NASCAR's Monster Energy Cup drivers for this season.
November 17, 2016
Ford EcoBoost 400 Preview: Crowning the Champion
Mark Taylor previews this week's Sprint Cup finale as Kyle Busch aims to defend his title and take home the 2016 championship at Miami.