Our two cents: New points system
What do ESPN.com's writers and editors think of the new points system?
Terry Blount, ESPN.com senior writer
I will start with the positives. I love the two wild-card spots to make the Chase based on wins. It will add some excitement, drama and aggressive racing before the playoff starts.
But overall, the 43-to-1 format has the same flaw as the old system -- not enough points for winning a race. It's a simplified version of the same old deal.
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