NEWS & ADVICE
Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention David Ragan's name.
July 1, 2015
DraftKings NASCAR: Coke Zero 400 Picks
C.J. Radune likes the price on Jimmie Johnson this week at Daytona where he should be a relatively safe option for daily gamers.
June 29, 2015
NASCAR Barometer: Busch Takes Sonoma
C.J. Radune recaps Sunday's race at Sonoma where Kyle Busch came from behind to capture his second victory at the road-course track.
June 4, 2015
Axalta 400 Preview: The Tricky Triangle
Mark Taylor looks to Pocono where Jimmie Johnson has had significant success over the years even though it isn't one of his best tracks.
May 27, 2015
FedEx 400 Preview: Monster Mile Madness
Mark Taylor didn't have to dig too deeply to find the favorite for this week's race in Jimmie Johnson, who has won three of the last six races at the Monster Mile.
May 25, 2015
NASCAR Barometer: Edwards Stretches Fuel to Victory
C.J. Radune recaps the Coca-Cola 600, where Carl Edwards stretched his final fuel stop enough to take home the victory.
May 11, 2015
NASCAR Barometer: Johnson Makes the Right Call
C.J. Radune recaps the SpongeBob SquarePants 400, where a crucial decision by Jimmy Johnson proved the difference as he grabbed his third win of the season.
April 30, 2015
Geico 500 Preview: Surviving the Big One
The Sprint Cup Series turns to the superspeedway this week, and Mark Taylor turns to Kevin Harvick, whose superspeedway experience is as deep as they come.
April 27, 2015
NASCAR Barometer: Busch Drives Away in Richmond
C.J. Radune runs down the domination by Kurt Busch at Richmond International Raceway on Sunday.
April 20, 2015
NASCAR Barometer: Kenseth Survives Bristol Gauntlet
C.J. Radune recounts how Matt Kenseth survived rain and the fireworks of Bristol to claim the Food City 500 after not winning a race in 2014.
March 30, 2015
NASCAR Barometer: Hamlin Stakes his Claim
C.J. Radune recaps the STP 500 and Denny Hamlin's big win Sunday at the Martinsville short track.
March 23, 2015
NASCAR Barometer: Keselowski Steals the Show
C.J. Radune recaps Sunday's Auto Club 400 where Brad Keselowski stole the victory right out from under the noses of Kurt Busch and Kevin Harvick.
March 18, 2015
Auto Club 400 Preview: California Drift
Mark Taylor is riding the Kevin Harvick train as No. 4 Chevy looks to him the momentum going this week in Fontana.
March 5, 2015
Kobalt Tools 400 Preview: Trends Begin to Emerge
Kevin Harvick is fresh off strong performances at both Daytona and Atlanta, and a first-time winner could emerge at Las Vegas this weekend.
February 6, 2015
NASCAR Draft Kit: Updated 2015 Sprint Cup Driver Rankings
Mark Taylor revisits his 2015 Sprint Cup rankings with a February update, but Kevin Harvick is still on top.
January 17, 2015
NASCAR Draft Kit: Xfinity Series Driver Rankings
The series has a new name, but Kyle Busch is back at the helm for Joe Gibbs racing to again dominate the companion events to the Sprint Cup Series.
January 14, 2015
NASCAR Draft Kit: 2015 Driver Projections
Jimmie Johnson missed the Sprint Cup title last season, but can he get back to the top this season?
NASCAR Draft Kit: 2015 Sprint Cup Driver Rankings
Kevin Harvick surprised everyone last season, but he has a great shot at repeating as the Sprint Cup champ.
October 29, 2014
AAA Texas 500 Preview: Homestretch to the Championship
With two victories and a series-leading six Top-5 finishes on intermediate ovals this season, Joey Logano leads the way to Texas this weekend.
October 20, 2014
Race Summary: Talladega Win and In for Keselowski
NASCAR Barometer: Talladega Win and In for Keselowski
Brad Keselowski faced a must win Sunday at the Geico 500 if he wanted to advance to the Eliminator round of the Chase and keep his championship hopes alive.
October 15, 2014
Geico 500 Preview: Talladega - Super Speedway Luck
Denny Hamin is coming on strong as the Chase wears on and has been lights out on the restrictor-plate race tracks this season.
August 13, 2014
Pure Michigan 400 Preview: Johnson Michigan Sweep?
The Sprint Cup returns the scene of Jimmie Johnson's big victory in June with the six-time champ needing another strong finish.
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.