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NASCAR America: What does Denny Hamlin need to do in 2017?

Defending Daytona 500 champion Denny Hamlin is the longest tenured racer at Joe Gibbs to never win a NASCAR championship. What are his title chances this year?

With the arrival of Daniel Suarez to Joe Gibbs Racing’s Cup Series operation, it leaves Denny Hamlin as the only one of its four drivers without a NASCAR championship.

The defending Daytona 500 champion enters his 12th full-time Cup season looking to get his first title. NASCAR on NBC analysts Dale Jarrett and Kyle Petty discuss what No. 11 team and Hamlin, who Petty calls a “championship-caliber driver.”