Equine writer Bill Doolittle | Photo by John Nation

Only four weeks to go until the 2017 Kentucky Derby.

Insider’s equine writer Bill Doolittle offers a video look at this weekend’s three big Kentucky Derby preps: the Wood Memorial, Santa Anita Derby and the Blue Grass Stakes. He gives you a rundown of which horses we should be on the lookout for.

Alas, it’s never too early to pick a favorite.

Check back here for more Inside the Kentucky Derby and a report from the Wellspring Derby Preview Party on April 25 at Churchill Downs.

Inside the Kentucky Derby — Episode 2 (Video by Jonathan Vanderford)