With three races to go until the field for the 2012 Chase for the Cup is determinedl and given that we're in Bristol this weekend, my eyes are on Kyle Busch.
He is like a rattlesnake. He can strike at any racetrack we go to. He has one win this season, but he desperately needs a second victory to potentially lock up a spot in the Chase. Without that additional win, I don't see Busch making it.
I am one of many who are very surprised he is even in this position this late in the season. I would bet even Busch is surprised he is in this precarious position. There have been a number of races, including Watkins Glen a couple of weeks ago, when it appeared Busch was on his way to Victory Lane again when something happened.
I believe part of the problem is Busch isn't racing in the other series as much this year as before. I also think he hasn't been the same kind of racer since the November 2011 incident with Ron Hornaday in the truck race that ended up getting Busch parked from the Cu...