Start ‘N’ Park Blog is taking a look back at the 2012 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver by driver. This recap will take a look at the driver’s stats, the season’s highlights, the season’s lowlights, what a quick look at next year. This installment takes a look back at Dave Blaney who finished in the 33rd place in the final standings.
Preseason Pick: 30th
Top 5s: 0
Top 10s: 0
What Was Said Prior To The Season:
“Dave Blaney will return in 2012, but Golden Corral will not. I’m saddened by this because they were the reason we had one of the best moments of 2011. After drafting with Blaney all race long at the Daytona 500, Kevin Harvick said ‘I’m going to have nightmares about kids eating free.’ Since the Golden Corral gimmick was if Blaney got a top 10, kids eat free the next day. Little did they know they would have to pony up on that promotion later in the year. I’m still confused why T...