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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.
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: What's New for 2017
Mark Taylor welcomes the 2017 NASCAR season with a rundown of changes for this year, including drivers like Clint Bowyer joining new teams.
NASCAR Draft Kit: 2017 Sleepers & Busts
Mark Taylor breaks down the drivers who will lead owners to success in 2017 and those who should be avoid at all costs, like Danica Patrick.
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 16, 2016
DraftKings NASCAR: Ford EcoBoost 400
In C.J. Radune’s final higher-risk lineup of the season he’s giving Kurt Busch a chance, as the former Homestead winner Busch has been threatening to win as the season has progressed.
November 11, 2016
RaceDayScore NASCAR: Can-Am 500
Tony Stewart, who is saying farewell to full-time racing in just two weeks, would love to go out at the top of his game with a win at Phoenix says C.J. Radune.
October 26, 2016
RaceDayScore NASCAR: Goody's Fast Relief 500
C.J. Radune says that veteran Jeff Gordon, a nine-time Martinsville victor and the defending champion of this week’s race, has a golden opportunity to cement his legendary status this weekend.
DraftKings NASCAR: Goody's Fast Relief 500
Jimmie Johnson is included in C.J. Radune’s higher-risk lineup for this week’s race in Martinsville for Johnson's success at the track, including two wins in the last 10 races there.
October 20, 2016
Alabama 500 Preview: Separation Sunday
Mark Taylor analyzes this weekend's finale for the Round of 12 as the Chase cuts the down to eight cars, raising the stakes for the likes of Brad Keselowski, a four-time Talladega winner.
September 29, 2016
RaceDayScore NASCAR: Citizen Soldier 400
C.J. Radune says that Kevin Harvick, as the defending champion of last year’s race, deservedly leads the lower-risk lineup for Dover.
September 28, 2016
DraftKings NASCAR: Citizen Soldier 400
Although Jimmie Johnson has had a streak of bad luck this season, there’s still hope that he could pull off an upset at Dover, as he has a history of doing well there.
September 1, 2016
Bojangles' Southern 500 Preview: The Darlington Stripe
Mark Taylor analyzes this week's Sprint Cup race at Darlington where Kyle Busch hopes to rebound in a big way at the track that's too tough to tame.
August 25, 2016
RaceDayScore NASCAR: Pure Michigan 400
For the second week in a row, Joey Logano leads C.J. Radune’s lower-risk lineup. He’s collected four top-10 finishes in the last five races and will try to score back-to-back Michigan wins.
August 23, 2016
DraftKings NASCAR: Pure Michigan 400
Hometown driver Brad Keselowski leads C.J. Radune’s lower-risk lineup this week. He has been one of the hottest drivers in the series recently and hopes to grab his first win at his home track.
August 4, 2016
DraftKings NASCAR: Cheez-It 355 at the Glen
C.J. Radune has 2013 winner Kyle Busch in the top spot of his lower-risk lineup for the final road course race of the season.
August 2, 2016
RaceDayScore NASCAR: Cheez-It 355 at the Glen
C.J. Radune believes that Tony Stewart, who’s won at Watkins Glen five times in his career, is priced well below his potential for this road course.
July 28, 2016
Pennsylvania 400 Preview: Pocono the Sequel
Mark Taylor breaks down this week's Sprint Cup race at Pocono where Kyle Busch has had some of his best performances in recent years.
July 26, 2016
RaceDayScore Nascar: Pennsylvania 400
Second in C.J. Radune’s higher-risk lineup is rookie Chase Elliott, who led the most laps at Pocono earlier this year and finished in fourth position.
July 20, 2016
RaceDayScore NASCAR: Brickyard 400
With Kevin Harvick back to his winning ways, C.J. Radune's picks him for the lead-off slot in the safe roster for Indianapolis.
Combat Wounded Coalition 400 Preview: Motor Racing's Field of Dreams
Mark Taylor analyzes this week's Sprint Cup race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway where Kyle Busch enters with a strong six-race streak at the iconic Brickyard.
July 13, 2016
RaceDayScore NASCAR: New Hampshire 301
Passing on New Hampshire’s one mile oval is notoriously difficult, says C.J. Radune, whose lower-risk lineup is headed by Kevin Harvick.
July 1, 2016
Coke Zero 400 Preview: Fourth of July Fireworks
Mark Taylor breaks down this week's Sprint Cup race at Daytona where superspeedway specialist Dale Earnhardt Jr. tops the contenders list.
June 29, 2016
RaceDayScore NASCAR: Coke Zero 400
C.J. Radune says that drafting and aerodynamics will once again be the main talking points as Sprint Cup returns to Daytona, and Dale Earnhardt Jr. will be the man to beat.
June 22, 2016
DraftKings NASCAR: Toyota Save Mart 350
At Sonoma Raceway, where track position is key, C.J. Radune likes 2010 winner Jimmy Johnson for his lower-risk lineup.
June 12, 2016
NASCAR Barometer: Logano Rules the FireKeepers Casino 400
Joey Logano grabbed his first victory of the season at Michigan International Speedway and will try to keep the momentum going as NASCAR takes a one-week break.
June 7, 2016
NASCAR Barometer: Busch Saves Fuel, Wins at Pocono
C.J. Radune’s discusses Kurt Busch’s gamble to conserve his fuel and take the victory in Monday’s rain-delayed Axalta 400, plus who’s currently got the best chances to be in the Chase at the end of the season.
June 2, 2016
Axalta 400 Preview: The Tricky Triangle
Mark Taylor analyzes this week's Sprint Cup race at Pocono where Martin Truex Jr. will look to keep his recent string of strong finishes going.