Ricky Craven is a driver with wins in all of NASCAR's top three series, including rookie of the year titles in both the 1992 Nationwide Series and 1995 Sprint Cup series. He currently serves as a NASCAR analyst on ESPN studio programs.
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Are postrace brawls good or bad for the sport? Which drivers on the Chase bubble advance? Who is the dark horse to make the final four? Is this the beginning of the end of the Jimmie Johnson-Chad Knaus era?
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As the Chase for the Sprint Cup enters its final two weeks, four drivers are still alive under the Rule of 72. But everything points to one of two drivers - Jimmie Johnson or Matt Kenseth -- holding the championship trophy in Miami.