Brad Keselowski may have done more than just take a three-point lead over Jimmie Johnson in the Chase for the Cup. After all, it ain't easy rattling the five-time champ.
The flaw in NASCAR's Chase format is the lack of an elimination system. Some drivers should be put out of their misery. Guess who Ed Hinton thinks that should be after Chicagoland.
The 2011 Chase field is loaded with former Cup champions, proven race winners and high-octane upstarts. Should Jimmie Johnson, the reigning king of NASCAR, be worried?