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Stock Car Scoop: 2 Former NASCAR Cup Champions Eliminated at Bristol

Denny Hamlin walked away with the victory, all five Toyotas advanced to the Round 12 and two former NASCAR Cup Series champions were eliminated from the playoffs on Saturday (Sept. 16) night at Bristol Motor Speedway.

Adam Cheek and Michael Massie are joined by Jayski’s Dustin Albino to break down the current postseason picture and four races’ worth of excitement at the Last Great Colosseum, from Kevin Harvick and Joey Logano‘s eliminations to Bubba Wallace and Martin Truex Jr. surviving and advancing.

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About the author

Adam Cheek joined Frontstretch as a contributing writer in January 2019. A 2020 graduate of VCU, he works as a producer and talent for Audacy Richmond's radio stations. In addition to motorsports journalism, Adam also covered and broadcasted numerous VCU athletics for the campus newspaper and radio station during his four years there. He's been a racing fan since the age of three, inheriting the passion from his grandfather, who raced in amateur events up and down the East Coast in the 1950s.

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