This week the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series heads back to Talladega for the Camping World RV Sales 500.
The races on the Superspeedways this season have become a game of follow the leader. Passing has become difficult in the Gen-6 car on this type of race track, so some drivers may lead many laps on Sunday.
Picking the winning driver at Talladega is harder than any other race on the schedule. One wreck could take out half of the field, eliminating most of the teams with good cars.
This will be the week to rest some of the drivers you have been using a lot this season. Since being at the right place at the right time determines most races at Talladega, every driver in the field has a legitimate chance of winning.
Each week I list my top 25 drivers for the race and which order I think they will finish. Since the race at Talladega is a total crapshoot, I am going to change the format for this week. Here is a list of drivers who have performed well at Talladega in their careers, drivers who are worth a gamble this week and drivers to avoid…