NEWS & ADVICE
Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention David Ragan's name.
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.
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 11, 2014
Race Summary: An Overdue Breakthrough
NASCAR Barometer: An Overdue Breakthrough
An overdue Jeff Gordon found Victory Lane Saturday night in Kansas after being close to a win multiple times so far this season.
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.
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 5, 2014
Weekly Preview: Racing the Vegas Oval
The track in Las Vegas has produced a lot of repeat winners, but a first-time winner could be waiting in the wings in Kevin Harvick.
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.
January 28, 2014
Sprint Cup Loop Stats: Final 2013 Results
Jimmie Johnson won last year's Sprint Cup title with a consistent run through the loops stats.
January 15, 2014
2014 Nationwide Series: Driver Rankings
Kyle Busch and his comrades absolutely dominated Nationwide Series in 2013 with the powerful No. 54 Toyota team.
January 14, 2014
2014 Track Specialists: Drivers Who Dominate
Kyle Bush will look to bounce back on small ovals this seaon after struggling on the circuit's short tracks last year.
2014 Sprint Cup Cheatsheet : Driver Projections
Matt Kenseth had a great year of racing last season but fell just short of the championship to Jimmie Johnson. Can Kenseth overcome JJ this season?
2014 Sprint Cup Driver Rankings: The Circuit's Top Drivers
Arguably the best driver of the modern era, Jimmie Johnson heads into 2014 with stats that rival any driver in the last generation of the sport.
November 6, 2013
AdvoCare 500 Preview: Duel in the Desert
Thanks to his dominant victory at Texas, Jimmie Johnson heads to Phoenix this weekend with a seven-point lead in the championship chase ahead of Matt Kenseth.
October 30, 2013
AAA Texas 500 Preview: Homestretch to the Championship
Matt Kenseth has his best opportunity in years to win the Sprint Cup Series championship, three races away from realizing that dream.
October 16, 2013
Camping World 500 Preview: Talladega - Super Speedway Luck
Two-time Talladega winner Brad Keselowski comes to Central Alabama this weekend looking for more checkered flags and visits to victory lane.
August 21, 2013
Irwin Tools Night Race Preview: World’s Fastest Half-Mile
Brad Keselowski returns to Bristol this week looking to complete the unfinished business he started in March.
July 2, 2013
Coke Zero 400 Preview: Fourth of July Fireworks
A two-time Daytona 500 winner, Matt Kenseth finds himself solidly atop the contenders list this week as the series heads back to Daytona for the Fourth of July.
June 12, 2013
Quicken Loans 400 Preview: NASCAR's Fastest Track?
Greg Biffle should lead laps, race with the lead pack and contend for the win this weekend at the fast two-mile Michigan oval.
May 6, 2013
NASCAR Barometer: Lady in Black
Jimmie Johnson's numbers at Darlington are so impressive that it makes it hard for fantasy owners not to select him this week.
May 1, 2013
Aaron's 499 Preview: Surviving the Big One
Our most recent Talladega winner, Matt Kenseth, comes into Aaron's 499 weekend looking to continue his superspeedway dominance in 2013.
March 20, 2013
Matt Kenseth enters the Auto Club 400 looking to regain the momentum that he had two weeks ago when he won at Las Vegas.
March 6, 2013
Kobalt Tools 400 Preview: Viva Las Vegas!
Matt Kenseth should bring a fast car to Las Vegas where he has dominated over the years.
February 19, 2013
Daytona 500 Preview: The Great American Race
Matt Kenseth is the 2009 and 2012 Daytona 500 winner and a regular solid performer at this historic 2.5-mile superspeedway.
January 10, 2013
2013 Sprint Cup Driver Rankings: The Circuit's Top Drivers
After consecutive years without a title, can Jimmie Johnson re-claim his Sprint Cup throne in 2013?
December 31, 2012
Sprint Cup Loop Stats: Final 2012 Results
Brad Keselowski won last year's Sprint Cup title with a consistent run through the loops stats.
2013 Sprint Cup Cheatsheet : Driver Projections
This season's projections has a familiar driver in the top-ranked spot.
November 14, 2012
Ford EcoBoost 400 Preview: Championship Weekend
Jimmie Johnson is 20 points behind leader Brad Keselowski entering the season finale at Miami.
November 1, 2012
Texas 500 Preview: Homestretch to the Title
Jimmie Johnson's the title hopes are in great shape but in real danger coming to Texas.
October 4, 2012
Good Sam Club 500 Preview: Talladega - Superspeedway Luck
Jimmie Johnson comes to Talladega second in the overall standings within arm's reach of Brad Keselowski for the Chase.