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Friday Faceoff: Should Ryan Blaney Be Concerned About Possibly Missing Cup Playoffs?

Sonoma Raceway, Ryan Blaney

Photo credit: Danny Peters

As more unique drivers win a race this season, Ryan Blaney’s need for a victory may become more and more dire.

Did You Notice?: A 2022 NASCAR Season Defined by Near Misses

Tyler Reddick and Chase Briscoe spin out in the Bristol Dirt Race. (Photo: NKP)

(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

Gateway marked the latest close finish this year in a season with many drivers coming close to wins, only to have circumstances turn against them in the final laps.