Originally written on Fox Sports  |  Last updated 9/21/14
I am very surprised that our defending champion Brad Keselowski is in the predicament of possibly not being able to defend his championship. When it's all said and done, I think we'll have to go back to Texas earlier this year and see how much impact the rules violation had on our defending champion. When you look at Penske Racing overall you have Brad's new teammate red hot and Brad not even close. Maybe we are seeing the combination of the distraction of being a champion, remember, that person is pulled in many different directions that the other drivers aren't, combined with maybe the "luck factor" not being in his favor this year. I think we are seeing that Brad does have vulnerabilities in certain areas. I still maintain that Brad is one of the top talents on the track each and every week. He and crew chief Paul Wolfe are arguably one of the elite driver/drew chief combinations out there right now. Those two actually are experiencing pretty much what Jimmie Johnson and crew ...
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