Jimmie Johnson is media's pick to win NASCAR Sprint Cup Series championship
Johnson will be in search of an unprecedented fifth-straight Cup championship.
Jeff Gordon, Johnson's teammate at Hendrick Motorsports, was picked to finish second. Tony Stewart, a two-time Cup champion, was selected to finish third.
Go to Haddock in the Paddock for a look at which drivers were voted by the media to make the Chase.
-- Tim Haddock
Photo: Jimmie Johnson, left, was the favorite in a media poll on who would win the 2010 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series championship. Hendrick Motorsports teammate Jeff Gordon finished second. Credit: Todd Warshaw / Getty Images for NASCAR