| Nov 21, 2013
| 9:30 AM
It seems as if every time NASCAR crowns a new champion -- or the same one in Jimmie Johnson's case -- the question comes up as to whether race car drivers are athletes. It's an ongoing debate that probably never will be settled, but former NFL quarterback...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 2:30 PM
Trevor Bayne suddenly has morphed from a young man often labeled a "one-hit wonder" to a strong soldier in the ongoing fight against multiple sclerosis.
Bayne revealed Tuesday that he was diagnosed with the disease this summer but still plans to continue...
| Sep 19, 2013
Joe Gibbs remains the only coach to win Super Bowls with three different quarterbacks. Almost as remarkable, none of the three — Joe Theismann, Doug Williams and Mark Rypien — has a Canton zip code.
More than two decades removed from his...
| Sep 22, 2013
| 3:09 PM
Matt Kenseth madeit 2 for 2 in the Chase, holding off teammate Kyle Busch to win Sunday at New Hampshire Motor Speedway.
Kenseth followed his win in the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship opener at Chicagoland with his series-high seventh...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 3:05 PM
Martin Truex Jr. continues to drive very fast these days, but he may as well be spinning his wheels. He is essentially going nowhere.
In a sport driven by sponsorship dollars, Truex may as well be out on the race track looking to hitch a ride. NAPA...
| Sep 18, 2013
Danica Patrick greets me inside her well-appointed motor coach on a rainy Friday at Pennsylvania’s Pocono Speedway, a.k.a. the Tricky Triangle. The bus is where she spends the bulk of her time thanks to the ten-month-long Nascar season. With her...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 1:03 AM
Meet Kurt Busch, Tony Stewart, Danica Patrick and Kevin Harvick.
They will be the NASCAR Dream Team of 2014.
This is going to be good, kiddos. Busch officially joined ranks with Stewart-Haas Racing on Tuesday, which also officially makes them the most...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 11:43 AM
Kyle Larson, a 21-year-old racing prodigy from California, will move up to NASCAR's premier Sprint Cup Series next year with the team Earnhardt Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates, sources said Wednesday.
Larson, currently in his rookie year in NASCAR's...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 4:59 PM
HAMPTON, Ga. — Brad Keselowski arrived at Atlanta Motor Speedway sporting a fresh haircut Friday morning.
The aerodynamic look is a matter of immediate necessity. Keselowski needs to speed things up to have a shot to defend his NASCAR Sprint Cup...
| Aug 31, 2013
| 4:12 PM
HAMPTON, Ga. — Kurt Busch and Ryan Newman are crossing paths on the track, an inadvertent crash dictated by the business of stock-car racing.
Busch moves ahead with purpose. He has a plan and a cozy future. Newman is stuck in neutral, not...
| Aug 10, 2013
| 11:14 AM
Marcos Ambrose has won the Sprint Cup pole at Watkins Glen International for the Cheez-It 355 at The Glen on Sunday.
It was the third career pole for Ambrose, who has won the past two Cup races at The Glen. He turned a fast lap of 128.281 mph...