NASCAR Fantasy Racing Picks: Samsung RadioShack 500

I’ve made some adjustments to my normal manner of picking the top 10 for previous NASCAR races. You can read about my enlightenment.

Here are my picks for the top 10 finishers at the 2006 Samsung / RadioShack 500 at Texas Motor Speedway.

Picks for NASCAR Samsung RadioShack 500 : April 09, 2006  
Driver Finish
Mark Martin Top 10
Kurt Busch Top 10
Dale Jarrett Top 10
Greg Biffle Top 10
Matt Kenseth Top 10
Jimmie Johnson Top 10
Jeff Gordon Top 10
Ryan Newman Top 10
Elliott Sadler Top 10
Dale Earnhardt Jr Top 10

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

Top 5 Average Finishers at Texas Motor Speedway  
Driver Average Finish
Dale Earnhardt Jr. 5.75
Jimmie Johnson 6.25
Denny Hamlin 7
Kurt Busch 8
Jamie McMurray 8.25

I generated these NASCAR race statistics here.

As always, I’m open to suggestions.

What do you think about the picks?

What are yours?