Tony Stewart is trying to win his third Brickyard 400 in front of his home-state fans. Jimmie Johnson is vying for a record fifth. That's just two of the storylines to watch Sunday, writes John Oreovicz.
With opportunities to make the Chase getting thinner for drivers such as former race winner Brian Vickers, the heat is on at New Hampshire. A win will likely get you in, but a bad points day could be a killer.
Jimmie Johnson may not have won any of the three Cup races contested at Kentucky, but with the way he's run there, it's only a matter of time. That puts him atop Ryan McGee's Sprint Cup Power Rankings.