Paul Menard - Paul Menard is a quality sleeper option at Kansas. Among drivers of his tier he's one of the safer picks. This year at 1.5 mile tracks minus Texas where he crashed he has an 11.4 average finish and a 13.9 average running position. In the last three races at tracks of this length he has results of 10th, 11th and 13th. At Kansas, Menard has finished well the last two races. This spring when the checkered flag waved he finished 6th, had a 12th place average running position and earned the 12th . . .