FedEx 400 Free Picks
DOVER, DE (ATS CONSULTANTS) – The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series heads to the Monster Mile today for the FedEx 400. Here are our picks for the race.
According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, Jimmie Johnson is the favorite to win, as he has 7/2 odds, while Kyle Busch has 5/1 odds and Kevin Harvick has 6/1 odds.
Here are the drivers we like
Johnson will start from the four position today and he is coming off a win last week at the Coca-Cola 600. On top of that, he is one of the top drivers at Dover International Speedway. He is an eight-time winner at the track while having an average finish of 8.7. His driver rating here is 121.1, which is tops by any driver by a great margin. Johnson is the clear favorite today.
Biffle is going to start 11th today. He has been in a bit of a funk, placing outside the top 10 in four of his last five events, but he is coming to a track that he has had success at. Biffle is a two-time winner at Dover and he has an average finish of 12.3 at the track. His driver rating there is 101.0, which ranks fifth amongst current drivers.
Live Long Shot
Allmendinger is starting sixth today, which is his third top-10 start of the season. His two best starts led to top-5 finishes in those races. Dover hasn’t been a bad track for Allmendinger, as he has three top 10s there. With his good starting spot and ideal pit location because of his starting spot, look for Allmendinger to be in the mix for this race, which could lead to a huge payout.