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Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s name.
November 20, 2017
NASCAR Barometer: The Cup Belongs to Truex
Martin Truex Jr. won the Ford EcoBoost 400 at Homestead-Miami Speedway to capture the championship after a dominating season.
November 18, 2017
DraftKings NASCAR: Ford EcoBoost 400
Itís the final race of the year, and with the championship on the line, C.J. Radune is picking contenders Kyle Busch and Brad Keselowski to head his High-Risk Lineup.
November 16, 2017
Ford EcoBoost 400 Preview: Four Drivers, One Champion
Mark Taylor previews this season's NASCAR finale as the circuit heads to Miami for the Chase for the Cup championship. Will Martin Truex Jr. end Kyle Busch's bid for a repeat title?
November 11, 2017
DraftKings NASCAR: Can-Am 500
C.J. Radune has Daniel Suarez in his Lower-Risk Lineup because he continues to deliver consistent top-15 finishes, which gives fantasy owners positive finish differential points.
November 8, 2017
Can-Am 500 Preview: Prelude to the Championship
Mark Taylor previews this week's race at PIR in the Chase to the championship as Kevin Harvick tries to make it a two-win streak heading into the finale.
November 6, 2017
NASCAR Barometer: Harvick Wins in Texas
Kevin Harvickís first career win in Texas at the AAA Texas 500 has him sailing into the championship finale in Miami, while a handful of other drivers have their work cut out for them, says C.J. Radune.
November 4, 2017
DraftKings NASCAR: AAA Texas 500
C.J. Radune notes that Jimmie Johnson has been the man to beat at Texas in recent history. He leads the pack with an average finish of 3.6 in the last five races at the circuit.
November 1, 2017
AAA Texas 500 Preview: Round of 8 Continues at Texas
Mark Taylor breaks down this week's race in the Chase for the Cup as Martin Truex Jr. is the man to beat on intermediate ovals this season.
October 28, 2017
DraftKings NASCAR: First Data 500
Jimmie Johnsonís nine circuit victories are among his impressive statistics at Martinsville Speedway and earn him a spot in C.J. Raduneís Lower-Risk Lineup.
October 26, 2017
First Data 500 Preview: NASCAR'S Elite 8
Mark Taylor previews this week's Round of 8 in the Chase for the Cup as Brad Keselowski looks to continue his recent success at the circuit's shortest track.
October 19, 2017
Hollywood Casino 400 Preview: Cut to the Round of 8
Mark Taylor breaks down this week's race as the Chase for the Cup cuts from 12 to eight drivers in the playoff field. Can Martin Truex Jr. continue his playoff dominance?
October 16, 2017
NASCAR Barometer: Keselowskiís Talladega Win Ends Toyota Dominance
C.J. Radune discusses Brad Keselowski managing to survive a wild, accident-riddled Alabama 500 to clinch a spot in the next round of the playoffs.
October 14, 2017
DraftKings NASCAR: Alabama 500
Ricky Stenhouse Jr.ís earlier victories at Talladega and Daytona make him the man to beat on this famous Superspeedway.
October 11, 2017
Alabama 500 Preview: High-Stakes Racing
Mark Taylor previews this week's NASCAR race a the circuit heads to Talladega for the next leg of the Chase. Can Brad Keselowski punch an automatic ticket to the next round?
October 4, 2017
Bank of America 500 Preview: The Round of 12 Begins
Mark Taylor previews this week's playoff race as the Chase begins the Round of 12 at Charlotte where Kyle Busch tries to make it three in a row.
September 28, 2017
Apache Warrior 400 Preview: Cut to the Round of 12
Mark Taylor previews the third race of the Chase as Martin Truex Jr. looks to continue his wild ride at the Monster Mile as playoffs cut to 12 drivers.
September 25, 2017
NASCAR Barometer: Busch Scores Third Win of the Season
Kyle Busch edges closer to a championship win with his victory at the ISM Connect 300 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway.
September 23, 2017
DraftKings NASCAR: ISM Connect 300
C.J. Radune notes that three-time New Hampshire winner Matt Kenseth is undervalued this week and therefore a good play in his Lower-Risk lineup.
September 21, 2017
ISM Connect 300 Preview: Toyota's Time to Shine
Mark Taylor analyzes this week's NASCAR race at Loudon where Toyota drivers, including Denny Hamlin, have won four of the last five events.
September 14, 2017
Tales of the Turtles 400 Preview: Let the Chase Begin
Mark Taylor breaks down this week's NASCAR race as the Chase of the Cup begins at Chicago with Martin Truex Jr. the favorite to win it all.
September 6, 2017
Federated Auto Parts 400 Preview: The Scramble for the Chase
Mark Taylor breaks down this week's NASCAR race at Richmond as Denny Hamlin is peaking at the right time.
September 2, 2017
DraftKings NASCAR: Bojanglesí Southern 500
Kyle Busch heads C.J. Raduneís lower-risk lineup for Darlington after his most recent triumph in Bristol Busch won at Darlington in 2008 and hasnít finished lower than 11th since 2009.
August 31, 2017
Bojangles' Southern 500 Preview: The Darlington Stripe
Mark Taylor breaks down this week's NASCAR race at Darlington where Kyle Busch has to be the favorite, as he has been on fire in recent weeks.
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 theyíre 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 hasnít yet won at Watkins Glen, a natural-terrain road course, but heís in the running this weekend and therefore in C.J. Raduneís 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. Raduneís Lower-Risk lineup at Pocono Raceway because of his consistent racing for Furniture Row week after week.