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Jeff Gordon

Busch battles back from serious injury to claim 1st title

When he crashed into a concrete wall at Daytona, Kyle Busch knew instantly his right leg and left foot were broken.

His first thought was that his career was over.

"I was really worried. I was like, 'Man, I don't know if I'm ever going to be able to get back in a car again,'" Busch said. "It did cross my mind, I was thinking, 'My wife's pregnant and I got no job.' I think that's just the emotion that goes through in that moment."

Busch completed a comeback for the ages on Sunday when he won at Homestead-Miami Speedway to earn his first Sprint Cup championship. It came nine months after his crash into a concrete wall the day before the Daytona 500...