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Bayne falters, Busch brothers dominate NASCAR power rankings

NASCAR Power Rankings

Trevor Bayne went on a media junket. Jeff Gordon went to the Oscars after parties. That's how it's done, pupil. The veteran's first win in 66 races may or may not revive the championship-winning portion of his career, may or may not help re-fire interest in the sport. Gordon was clearly thinking smaller picture on Sunday after winning at Phoenix, as evidenced by the sheer expression of joy contorting his face. This meant something, and it was almost enough to perch him atop the weekly power poll. Have a comment? Send to You can also follow me on Twitter at