Originally posted on FOX Sports  |  Last updated 5/29/12
Kasey Kahne's win was awesome, not only for him, but for that whole No. 5 team. I see a really unique situation developing now at Hendrick Motorsports. I wonder if the giant has come awake one more time. Jimmie Johnson, whose season started in Daytona with controversy plus being wrecked out of the Daytona 500 on Lap 2, is on a roll. Kasey Kahne, who started his first season at Hendrick Motorsports with seemingly all the bad luck a driver could have in the early part of the season, is also on a roll. There is no longer skepticism and questions about Kasey. Remember that, at one point, Kasey was 30-something in the points. With the tremendous rebound they have enjoyed the past number of weeks, topped off with his win at the Coca-Cola 600 on Sunday night, Kasey is now 15th in points and what I believe is only one win from a guaranteed spot in the Chase. I think two wins will get anyone in as long as they stay in the Top 20. Then there is Dale Earnhardt, Jr. He is having a great year...
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