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RFG's Chase Eliminator FINAL

Posted on: November 16, 2009 3:56 pm
Edited on: November 21, 2009 5:44 pm
 
Alright, the last race, the championship decider, Jimmie Johnson may have the Sprint Cup in his grasps but the Eliminator Cup is still up for grabs. Edwardsfan long conservation of Jimmie Johnson paid off, as he got the winner. There is just one more race, and that is Homestead, so lets see where the championship standings stand.


1.) Roushfenway-  633 (Got +10 off the bonus) (leader)

2.) Bradman-        631 (Got +20 off the bonus) (-2)

3.) Floridawhite-    564 (Got +5 off the bonus)   (-69)

4.) Edwardsfan-     563 (Got +15 off the bonus) (-70)

5.) Tenacfan-        474 (Got +5 off the bonus)   (-159)

6.) Berlyn-            448 (Got 0 off the bonus)     (-185)

Alright, this is as close as it gets people! Unless Both my and Bradman's driver finish below 10th, right next to eachother with mine on top, and Bradman's driver leads a lap (resulting in a tie) (not including leading most laps) it will come down to whichever one of us has the driver who is ahead of the other.

Of course Floridawhite and Edwardsfan will be duking it out hard if both me and Bradman have a hiccup, but it is incredibly close, this is must more interesting than the chase standings at least, lol.

Tenacfan is realistically out, for he would need me to finish last, Bradman next to last, and he would need the winner and that winner would need to lead the most laps (and this way Tenacfan would only win by 1 point). Berlyn is mathematically out, however, the fight for 5th place is still hot, and if florida/edwardsfan hiccup, then a podium finish is possible for you guys, especially if you get the winner.

Also congratulations to Bradman, who got the bonus pick right on the nose, which allowed for this 2 point difference.

10 handicap: 16th through 23rd

David Reutimann

 Macros Ambrose

Jeff Burton

Casey Mears

Joey Logano

Kevin Harvick

Dale Earnhardt Jr.

Jaime McMurray


+20 handicap: 24th through 31st

A.J. Allmendinger

Elliot Sadler

Martin Truex Jr.

Sam Hornish Jr.

Reed Sorenson

Bobby LaBonte

David Ragan

David Stremme

(Brad Kesolowski whenever he races.)

+25 handicap: 32nd through 38th

Paul Menard

Robby Gordon

Michael Watrip

Scott Speed

John Andretti

David Gilliland

Regan Smith

+34 handicap (picked 2x in a session will make +0 2nd time)


There will be no bonus this week! This is just a free-for-all week. I do caution, however, that you may want to PST me your picks so that somebody up front doesn't take your pick and thus you won't be able to pass them. I will notify you if you PST me your pick if somebody in front of you takes that driver, unfortunately, that person who is behind will need to change their driver, since the person up front really won't have a motive to change. And I promised that I wouldn't make it so that only 1 person can pick 1 driver again.

For my last race, I saved Jeff Gordon for a reason, he get 4th and 4th his past two races here, and I'm hoping that after his Texas win, he can get his final winless track taken care of, and maybe put a bit of pressure on Johnson/ Martin. Also I can just say my pick since I don't really have to worry about anyone picking the same driver to stay ahead of me.




Bradman- Matt Kenseth     VS.     Roushfenway- Jeff Gordon

Edwardsfan-  Greg Biffle  VS. Floridawhite- Tony Stewart

Berlyn- Jeff Burton  VS.   Tenacfan- Kyle Busch 

(Lineups are subject to cross should a driver have a bad day.)


Common Picks (check if a competition has your pick):
No common picks, for the first week ever I believe!

Comments

Since: Sep 29, 2006
Posted on: November 21, 2009 5:12 pm
 

RFG's Chase Eliminator FINAL

Stewart or Harvick..................

I guess I'll go with Tony.

 - floridawhite



Since: May 12, 2007
Posted on: November 18, 2009 3:17 pm
 

RFG's Chase Eliminator FINAL

Wow the seasons almost over, i dont know what i am gonna post on these boards now, lol.
I like bradmans idea with roushfenway drivers so i will go with ..... Greg Biffle



Since: May 12, 2008
Posted on: November 17, 2009 3:43 pm
 

RFG's Chase Eliminator FINAL

call me crazy but since it's the last race give me Jeff Burton.

Since i'm mathematically out, i'll pick my fav driver.

Well, he has been doing better over the past few races, so you never know.

You sound like my wifeTongue outHm.... no comment...



Since: Mar 23, 2007
Posted on: November 16, 2009 10:58 pm
 

RFG's Chase Eliminator FINAL

call me crazy but since it's the last race give me Jeff Burton.

Since i'm mathematically out, i'll pick my fav driver.



Since: Aug 19, 2007
Posted on: November 16, 2009 9:09 pm
 

RFG's Chase Eliminator FINAL

Tenacfan is realistically out,
You sound like my wifeTongue out



Since: Aug 19, 2007
Posted on: November 16, 2009 9:08 pm
 

RFG's Chase Eliminator FINAL

Put me down for Kyle Busch for the last race. I think this kid will make a statement



Since: Oct 31, 2008
Posted on: November 16, 2009 4:30 pm
 

RFG's Chase Eliminator FINAL

Not alot of great choices for me to take from, I've used all of the drivers that I thought would do well here.... and DANGIT RFG, why couldn't you have been eliminated week 1 of the chase. =]
All year I've stuck with RoushFenway drivers, and I'm gonna continue to do that this week, Matt Kenseth to win at Homestead in the Final Race of the year. He won the First, and will now win the Last race of the season..... This has been alot of fun RFG, 'preciate it.


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