Danica Patrick struggling to improve as Sprint Cup rookie

Monday October 7th, 2013

10. Carl Edwards (unranked) -- His fifth-place finish at Kansas would have meant something had he not wound up 35th the week before at Dover. That race buried him in the standings and basically ended his title hopes. It is amazing that Edwards was the pre-Chase points champ, considering how quickly he's become a non-factor in the Chase.

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