NASCAR Fantasy Racing Picks: Food City 500

Based solely on the NASCAR statistics from the Ultimate NASCAR Database, here are my picks for the Top 10 at this Sundays Food City 500 in Bristol.

As is my usual disclaimer: These are based solely on the numbers. No previous incidents of luck or misfortune. No consideration for Silly Season.

Picks for NASCAR Food City 500 : March 26, 2006  
Driver Finish
Matt Kenseth Top 10
Dale Earnhardt Jr Top 10
Greg Biffle Top 10
Tony Stewart Top 10
Elliott Sadler Top 10
Jeff Gordon Top 10
Kevin Harvick Top 10
Kurt Busch Top 10
Jimmie Johnson Top 10
Sterling Marlin Top 10

Here’s the actual statistics for the NASCAR Nextel (Winston) Cup races the last 3 years at Bristol Motor Speedway. This is for active drivers only.

Top 5 Average Finishers at Bristol Motor Speedway  
Driver Average Finish
Matt Kenseth 6.17
Dale Earnhardt Jr 8.33
Kurt Busch 9.33
Greg Biffle 10.33
Sterling Marlin 12.17

As always, I’m open to suggestions.

What do you think about the picks?

What are yours?