Carl Edwards, who won last week at Memphis to move within 116 points of Bowyer with three races left, earned his fourth pole of the season Friday night at the 1.5-mile high-banked Texas track with a lap of 188.101 mph in his Ford.
2007 was a year to forget for Bobby Hamilton Jr. He lost his father to cancer in January, then limped to a sixth-place finish in the Busch standings. And 2008? It can't get much worse, writes Mark Ashenfelter.