GEICO 500 Picks
The GEICO 500 takes place later today at the fast track of Talladega. Here’s some drivers we think should contend for the win.
According to oddsmakers at BetDSI, Dale Earnhardt Jr. is the favorite to win this race, as he has +475 odds. Other short odds to win are Jimmie Johnson (9/1) and Kyle Busch (10/1). The GEICO 500 takes place today at 1:19PM ET from Talladega Superspeedway in Talladega, Alabama.
Dale Earnhardt Jr. is the favorite here and we think he can come up with a win again. He is starting third today and is at a race where he has won three times. His average finish at the track is 14.7, while his driver rating is 93.8. Look for Earnhardt Jr. to contend for a fourth win today.
Brad Keselowski has 12/1 odds to win today. Keselowski has won three times at Talladega and has an average finish of 14.8 with a driver rating of 84.4. He will start from the seventh position today. Keselowski could use a strong performance today and he should do well at a fast and open track.
Jamie McMurray has 25/1 odds to win today and in desperate need of a big showing as he sits 13th in the point standings. McMurray starts 30th today but is at a track where he has won twice in his career. McMurray is a perfect dark horse to win today’s race.