NASCAR Fantasy Racing Picks: Golden Corral 500

Based solely on the NASCAR statistics from the Ultimate NASCAR Database, here are my picks for the Top 10 at this Sundays Golden Corral 500 in Atlanta.

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 Golden Corral 500 : March 19, 2006  
Driver Finish
Carl Edwards Top 10
Jimmie Johnson Top 10
Mark Martin Top 10
Jamie McMurray Top 10
Greg Biffle Top 10
Dale Earnhardt Jr. Top 10
JJ Yeley Top 10
Matt Kenseth Top 10
Denny Hamlin Top 10
Tony Stewart Top 10

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

Top 5 Average Finishers at Atlanta Motor Speedway  
Driver Average Finish
Carl Edwards 1.67
Tony Stewart 8.17
Jimmie Johnson 9.67
Dale Earnhardt Jr. 11.83
Kasey Kahne 12.0

As always, I’m open to suggestions.

What do you think about the picks?

What are yours?