Dale Earnhardt Jr. has been to the Chase party before. But performance breeds confidence, and Junior's performance in 2012 has been championship caliber.
Think folks will remember what Kyle Busch accomplished in 2008? Without a doubt ... but for all the wrong reasons, writes David Newton.
Tony Stewart is happy he won, happy with his team and happy he has some time off. Winning at Chicagoland -- and a pep talk from team owner Joe Gibbs -- will do that for you, writes David Newton.