Matt Kenseth heads to Kansas, where he has won two consecutive races, with an eight-point lead over Jimmie Johnson in the Chase for the Sprint Cup.  The Granite Stripe at NHMS previews the race, which will be on ESPN at 2 p.m. ET on Sunday.

Listen to the Granite Stripe Podcast (2013, Ep. 32): Dover Recap, Kansas Preview

Jonathan and Gavin discuss Jimmie Johnson's win at Dover and preview the race at Kansas. The episode includes a "Stick a Fork in 'Em" Chase segment and PRN highlights from NHMS.

Set your fantasy lineup with the preview: Yellow Brick Road Through Kansas

The Chase for the Sprint Cup really heated up last weekend with five-time champion Jimmie Johnson winning the race.  It assured points leader Matt Kenseth that it would indeed be a battle to the season's final checkered flag, and Kyle Busch scored his third top-five in as many Chase races to remain in contention as well.

Figure out who's got the inside track for the championship with the Magic Mile Power Rankings

Some things never change. Just when it looked like Matt Kenseth had a complete stranglehold on this year's Chase for the Sprint Cup championship, guess who showed up to the party?