Last week of NASCAR for the next few weeks while the Olympics dominate the NBC coverage. It’s a welcome break as I’m looking forward to some time off, but I know the Monday following the Cup series race I’ll be itching for another race. But we’re in New Hampshire this weekend and as mentioned on this week’s podcast, this is a one-mile flat track. So looking at track history is useful, but honestly I’m just going to look at the guys who have been fast and reliable this season.

We don’t have Kyle Busch this week, but we do get Christopher Bell in the 54-car that has been fantastic this year. In 18 races this year, the driver of the 54-car has won seven times and finished top five in 13 of the 18 races. Now it is worth...