Crunching numbers for Talladega
Playing the role of Butler on Thursday night will be Martin Truex Jr.
Yes, that's right, Truex's late-race rally at Texas, coupled with Carl Edwards' involvement in the wreck more famously noted for featuring Jeff Gordon and Tony Stewart, has put Truex into the final against the Duke of the NASCAR bracket, none other than Mark Martin.
Martin, too, turned a subpar day into a top-10 finish after the late nine-car wreck. Good points days like that lead to Chase berths, ...
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