They began the Chase tied for the top seed in NASCAR's playoff. Kevin Harvick is still No. 1, but Kyle Busch is in jeopardy at No. 9. Ah, fuel mileage strikes again.
If Kevin Harvick is to make a move on the two-headed Chase monster that is Jimmie Johnson and Denny Hamlin, it'll happen Sunday at Talladega. Bank on it.
Don't call Kasey Kahne a bubble boy any longer. Kahne jumped five spots in the standings -- and solidified his Chase hopes -- after winning under the lights Saturday at Atlanta.