NASCAR America: Joe Gibbs on Busch, Hamlin’s title chances; success similarities between NASCAR, NFL


When Matt Kenseth was parked Sunday at Kansas for having too many men servicing the car, abruptly ending his hopes for a championship while driving for Joe Gibbs Racing.

While Kenseth is out of the playoffs, JGR still has two drivers — Denny Hamlin and Kyle Busch — who remain as the Round of 8 kicks off Sunday with the First Data 500 at Martinsville Speedway.

Gibbs was our special guest during Wednesday’s edition of NASCAR America from the NASCAR Hall of Fame.

The man they call “Coach Gibbs” broke down each of his two drivers’ chances of advancing to the Championship 4 round in Miami.

Check out the video above.

Gibbs also talked about the similarities of success in both NASCAR and the NFL and how some might find it surprising in the video below.

Joe Gibbs credits the people who surround him for his success in NASCAR and NFL and draws comparisons between the two.