With three races remaining to make NASCAR's Chase for the Sprint Cup, several drivers are in must-win situations—most notably those that need a win to make the Chase.
Heading into this Saturday's race at Bristol, there are four spots still open for those drivers who have yet to win a race in 2014.
If no driver wins a race for the first time this season in the next three races, then the expanded 16-driver Chase field will be filled out by drivers that are highest in the points, albeit without at least one win.
We already know who those drivers are: Matt Kenseth, Ryan Newman, Clint Bowyer and Greg Biffle.
But there are also drivers who are desperate for a win for other reasons, as well. Those who, even if they don't make the Chase, could heighten their season with at least one visit to Victory Lane.
Even if that were to occur in the 10-race Chase, and even if they are not qualified Chase entrants.
Here's the drivers that we think need a win the most, even to the point of desperation: