Here’s a look at who the NBC Sports staff is picking to win tonight’s Cup race at Daytona International Speedway.
Joey Logano wins and gives Team Penske its fourth win in the last six restrictor-plate races.
Am I picking Dale Earnhardt Jr. to win because it’s his last Cup points race at Daytona? Sure. But I’m picking him for all of the restrictor-plate races.
I rarely let sentiment or emotion rule my picks, but I’m doing so this time. Dale Earnhardt Jr. wins his final NASCAR Cup start at Daytona.