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Getty Images for NASCAR (September 7, 2012)

NASCAR says eight drivers are racing for the last two berths in the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship.

It's really down to two for one wild-card berth in the 12-driver field.

The last spot is likely a race between Kyle Busch or Jeff Gordon, who both talk as if they are only racing each other Saturday night.

Busch can clinch a berth by winning the race, or by losing 12 or fewer spots to Gordon.

Gordon makes it into the Chase by finishing 13 points ahead of Busch. And, a week after failing to knock Denny Hamlin out of the way at Atlanta for what would have been a crucial victory, Gordon is vowing to do anything needed to make the Chase.