Found November 12, 2011 on New York Times Sports:
PLAYERS: Carl Edwards
Tony Stewart, who is seeking his third Nascar championship, goes to Phoenix this weekend trailing Carl Edwards by 3 points in the Chase standings.

Edwards Hopes to Extend Point Lead in Phoenix

Carl Edwards – NSCS PHOENIX ADVANCETeam:           No. 99 Aflac Ford FusionCrew Chief:   Bob OsborneChassis:       RK-782    This car last raced at Loudon in Sept., finished eighth                                      Edwards, NSCS at Phoenix International Raceway:Date        Event                   ...

CUP: 3 Points, 2 Drivers, 1 Race

Carl Edwards and Tony Stewart roll into season’s final race with guns blazing…

Kenseth wins pole; Stewart 8th, Edwards 9th

AVONDALE, Ariz. (AP) -- Matt Kenseth had no idea his pole-winning run at Phoenix International Raceway could benefit his championship-contending teammate. When he found out he had assisted Carl Edwards, Kenseth pretended it was all part of the plan. "That was my plan. I thought, Man, if we can sit on the pole, that will really help him,'" Kenseth laughed. Kenseth...

Wild ride expected in Phoenix

Welcome to NASCAR's version of the wild, wild west. Sunday's Sprint Cup Series race at Phoenix International Raceway has the makings of an unpredictable event that makes crewmen's hair turn grey -- particularly those locked in a tight championship battle with only two races remaining. The Kobalt Tools 500 isn't the wild card race of NASCAR's Chase for the Sprint...

Kahne Beats Edwards and Stewart to Win at Phoenix

Kasey Kahne snapped an 81-race winless streak Sunday by holding off championship contenders Carl Edwards and Tony Stewart at Phoenix International Raceway.

Kahne wins wild Phoenix showdown

Kasey Kahne snapped an 81-race winless streak Sunday by holding off championship contenders Carl Edwards and Tony Stewart at Phoenix International Raceway. Stewart dominated the race, leading 160 of the 312 laps, but had to pit for gas with 18 laps remaining. He then had to work his way back to the front, and used a late pass of Jeff Burton to finish third, right behind Edwards...

Kahne wins Phoenix; Edwards keeps Chase lead

Kasey Kahne ended an 81-race winless drought in Phoenix. In the Chase, Carl Edwards maintained a three-point advantage over Tony Stewart with one race remaining in Homestead.

Kahne wins; Edwards keeps lead

Kasey Kahne snapped an 81-race losing streak by winning Sunday at Phoenix International Raceway, while championship contenders Carl Edwards and Tony Stewart finished second and third, and Edwards will take a three-point lead into next weekend's season finale at Homestead.

Ford Phoenix Qualifying

Carl Edwards, No. 99 Aflac Ford Fusion (Qualified 9th)  “That was a good lap for us. It depends on this clouds. I think someone will hit it and be really fast but I think it can be a top-10 spot and that is all we need. We had a good solid run, practiced well and a solid qualifying lap. We have to keep on moving.”  WERE YOU HOLDING BACK AT ALL WITH HOW CRAZY IT IS OUT THERE...

Chase watch: Kahne crashes party but Edwards, Stewart still locked in battle (Yahoo! Sports)

Kasey Kahne won Sunday's Kobalt Tools 500. As for the title run, Carl Edwards still holds a slim lead over Tony Stewart.

Captain Thunder's NASCAR Preview - PHOENIX

  NSCS The Race: Kobalt Tools 500 The Place: Phoenix International Raceway The Date: Sunday, Nov. 13 The Time: 3 p.m. (ET) TV: ESPN, 2 p.m. (ET) Radio: MRN, Sirius XM Ch. 90 Distance: 312 miles (312 laps) Three points separate two drivers, points leader Carl Edwards and second-place Tony Stewart. Two races remain before the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion is crowned at Homestead...

Newton: Homestead, here we come!

Kasey Kahne won the penultimate Chase race Sunday at Phoenix, but Carl Edwards and Tony Stewart finished 2-3 to set up a playoff finale for the ages.

Will Stewart stay hot in Phoenix?

Rotoworld: The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series moves to Phoenix International Raceway for the 35th race of the 2011 season, the Kobalt Tools 500(k). Tony Stewart has won two races in a row to close the Chase points gap on Carl Edwards. Can he keep his momentum going?

Desert Appetizer

Kasey Kahne played spoiler in Phoenix, but the news was who took second and third. Bruce Martin says Carl Edwards and Tony Stewart may produce the most dramatic Chase finish ever.
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