AJ Allmendinger - AJ Allmendinger is capable of sneaking in a good result at Talladega. In 2 of the 3 races at plate tracks this year he's finished in the top ten. The bad news is, neither of those were at Talladega. Recently, Talladega has been a trouble spot on the schedule for him. In 4 of the last 6 Talladega races he's finished 22nd or worse. In the last three he's crashed. This spring he was collected in the "Big One" with 23 laps to go which led to his 34th place finish. Prior to . . .