Years ago, professional wrestler Bret Hart used to proclaim that he was "the best there is, the best there was and the best there ever will be."
The way Jimmie Johnson and the No. 48 team continue to rack up Sprint Cup championships, that phrase may soon apply to the El Cajon, California-native's title reign as well.
Johnson finished second at the Ford 400 Sunday at Homestead-Miami Speedway to lock up an unprecedented fifth-consecutive championship.
At this point the question is no longer: "Who will stop the No. 48?" It's now: "How can the No. 48 lose the championship?"
Here's 10 notable lessons learned from Sunday's race—both points-wise and race-wise.