Originally written on Fox Sports  |  Last updated 9/2/14

FORT WORTH, TX - NOVEMBER 06: Dale Earnhardt Jr., driver of the #88 National Guard/AMP Energy Chevrolet, stands on the grid during qualifying for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Dickies 500 at Texas Motor Speedway on November 6, 2009 in Fort Worth, Texas. (Photo by John Harrelson/Getty Images for NASCAR)
We all know that there are only two races left in the NASCAR Sprint Cup regular season before the Chase field is set. We are in Atlanta this weekend and then Richmond the following weekend. Tensions are high for a lot of race teams with drivers just inside and just outside the top 10 in points. Dale Earnhardt Jr. is one of only two drivers currently in the top 10 who doesn't have a win yet this season. He's currently sitting in seventh spot. With only two races remaining, I promise you that all of Junior Nation is anxious. The reason they are anxious is that before last Saturday night's race at Bristol, the No. 88 car had little breathing room back to the guy in 11th spot. Thankfully for them, a 10th-place finish gave Dale Jr. a little bit wider cushion as he is now 33 points ahead of the 11th-place driver, who is now Brad Keselowski. So that's good news. The other good news is we are headed to the last two races of the regular season, and Dale Jr. historically runs well at both...
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