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Couch Potato Tuesday: NBC Struggles with Lack of Playoff Excitement

Nascar Cup Series

#43: Erik Jones, LEGACY MOTOR CLUB, Allegiant Chevrolet Camaro, #23: Bubba Wallace, 23XI Racing, Columbia Sportswear Company Toyota Camry, #36: Riley Herbst, Front Row Motorsports, Monster Energy Zero Sugar Ford Mustang, #12: Ryan Blaney, Team Penske, Advance Auto Parts Ford Mustang, #4: Kevin Harvick, Stewart-Haas Racing, GEARWRENCH Ford Mustang

However, NBC also covered Ryan Preece’s wild wreck very well.

Thinkin’ Out Loud at Daytona: A Bigger Story Overshadows NASCAR Playoff Cut

Nascar Cup Series

#22: Joey Logano, Team Penske, Shell Pennzoil Ford Mustang, #9: Chase Elliott, Hendrick Motorsports, LLumar Chevrolet Camaro, #5: Kyle Larson, Hendrick Motorsports, HendrickCars.com Chevrolet Camaro

There was one much bigger story that overshadowed all others, and it had nothing to do with the playoffs.