Originally written on Start 'N' Park Blog  |  Last updated 9/1/14

LAS VEGAS - DECEMBER 02: NASCAR driver Carl Edwards speaks at Las Vegas Motorspeedway for the Roast of four time NASCAR Champion Jimmie Johnson during Day 1 of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Champions Week on December 2, 2009 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Todd Warshaw/Getty Images for NASCAR)
Team: No. 99 Geek Squad Ford Fusion Crew Chief: Jimmy Fennig Primary Chassis: RK-802 – last ran in Phoenix where Carl picked up his first win of the season. Backup Chassis: RK- 790 – backup car for Martinsville and Phoenix. EDWARDS AT RICHMOND: Edwards will make his 18th NASCAR Sprint Cup Series start at Richmond International Raceway this weekend. In eight starts this season he has one win, four top-five, and four top-10 finishes. He sits sixth in points. IN THE LOOP: Edwards has three top-five and eight top-10 finishes at Richmond. He has led 442 laps and completed 96.7 percent of the laps he has attempted at the 0.75-mile D-shaped oval. His average starting position at Richmond is 11.7 and his average finish is 14.9. THE CAR: The No. 99 team will be bringing chassis RK-802 to Richmond this weekend. This is the same chassis that ran in Phoenix, sending Edwards into victory lane for his first win of the 2013 season and breaking a 70-race winless streak. PRIMARY SPONSOR NOTE: Geek Squad will premier its first of four paint schemes of the 2013 season. In addition to the Geek Squad car, you can find Geek Squad Agents in the media center to assist with basic technological needs as well as with Carl throughout the weekend. Carl Edwards on racing at Richmond International Raceway: “It’s going be a fun weekend in Richmond. We’ve run really well there in the past. We don’t have a win there yet in the Cup Series, but we’ve been close. We’re going to start the weekend off driving Christopher Wooten to school in a two-seater Roush Fenway racecar which will be really cool. I’ll actually get to drive to the school and drop him off. I think we have a police escort, otherwise, I’m sure we will have the police behind us! That should be pretty fun. Then we’ve got the Geek Squad sponsorship and partners with us this weekend so we’ve got the Geek Squad Special Agent with us all weekend, which is great. Last time we had an agent with us we were hooking up people’s satellites and stuff in their motorhomes and he had a lot of work to do. I’m sure everybody will appreciate the Geek Squad presence. I get the chance to broadcast the Nationwide Series Race for ESPN on Friday night which will be a lot of fun. It will give me a chance to hopefully watch Trevor Bayne win his first race of the season. For us, it’s a short track so track position is important. I’m excited to work with Jimmy Fennig. Our package in Phoenix was very good. I’m thinking some of that will help us with our race setup for Richmond. Overall, just a fun weekend.”

Report: Max Scherzer seeking contract more than $200M

Jon Lester to sign six-year, $155 million deal with Cubs

Report: Clemson QB to have knee surgery, miss bowl

Report: Duke coach turned down Michigan job

Lakers latest to wear 'I can't breathe' shirts

Report: Saints benching former first-round pick Kenny Vaccaro


Magic Johnson wants Lakers to lose for high draft pick

White Sox load up, look interesting, remain nimble

Jerry Jones: I'm for two more playoff teams right now

Cubs acquire Miguel Montero from Diamondbacks

Cam Newton suffers two lower back fractures in car accident

Report: Pirates re-sign Francisco Liriano to 3-year deal

Heisman site shuts down due to Heisman Trust crackdown

Top storyline for each Week 15 NFL game

WATCH: Robin Lopez continues feud with Pistons mascot

WATCH: Tony Allen does funny dance during game

Gronk was worried career was over after knee injury

Police want to interview Floyd about murder-suicide

WATCH: Lane Kiffin cracks Nick Saban height joke

Johnny Manziel got huge money cake for his birthday

Report: Clowney to miss nine months after knee surgery

NFC playoff picture, Week 15: 49ers drop from contention

Sean Payton calls more than 10 players in for ‘review’

Woodson wants Jim Harbaugh to coach Michigan over Raiders

Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.

Report: Scherzer seeking $200M+ deal

Top storyline for Week 15 NFL games

Gronk worried for career after injury

Lester chooses to sign with Cubs

Police want to interview Floyd

Duke coach turned down Michigan?

Lakers wear 'I can't breathe' shirts

Manziel gets money birthday cake

Clowney out 9 months after surgery

White Sox load up, look interesting, remain nimble

NFC playoff picture, Week 15: 49ers drop from contention

Glazer rips ESPN over Manziel report

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.