Originally written on Fan View Point  |  Last updated 10/17/14
Denny Hamlin missed four races after his wreck and resultant back injury. Season over right? No chance at making The Chase, right? Well, hold up.Denny Hamlin brought home the #11 Fed Ex Toyota Camry to an outstanding second place finish Saturday night. The win moved Hamlin to a respectable 26th in points, with the meat of the summer schedule ahead of him.Post race, JD Gibbs was asked about Hamlin's Chase chances. "When he came over to congratulate Matt after the race was over, I asked him how he was feeling. He said, I'm sore because, man, I've wanted this for a long time. He's passionate about it. I think when you're not in the sport, you haven't been driving for a while, it reignites that passion. He's kind of back in that mode. He felt a little bit of pain, but it wasn't nearly what he thought it might be. I think he's excited to be back in that role." Gibbs said. He added, on the Chase, "I don't k...
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