Chase to the cut
Six Sprint Cup stars are in danger of not making it to the Chase. How'd that happen?
This story appears in the June 27, 2011 issue of ESPN The Magazine.
Halfway to the eighth running of the Chase for the Cup, it already feels like the wildest ride yet. In part that's because for the first time the final two playoff spots will go to the racers with the most victories among those ranked 11 to 20 in the standings. Most of the guys have it in them; the group vying for those pre-Sept. 18 checkereds is a fairly star-studded crew. But who is looking best to join ...
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ESPN The Magazine: June 27, 2011