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NASCAR Mailbox: Could Ryan Blaney Be Having Biggest Underdog Playoff Run?

Ryan Blaney has had a whirlwind week with being disqualified after the Sunday’s (Oct. 15) race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway and then NASCAR rescinding the penalty.

Historically, is Blaney’s playoff run the biggest underdog performance? If Martin Truex Jr. gets eliminated from the playoffs, would that be the most shocking playoff collapse of all time?

Also, with his first career win in the NASCAR Xfinity Series, has Riley Herbst shredded the stigma of being a paid driver?

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Frontstretch‘s Jared Haas answers this week’s questions on NASCAR Mailbox on Frontstretch‘s YouTube channel. Find out the answers in the video below.

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Jared Haas joined the Frontstretch staff in May 2020. During his time at Frontstretch, Jared has grown the Frontstretch YouTube channel from less than 200 subscribers to well over 23,000 subscribers.

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