1. FYI WIRZ:10 NASCAR Drivers Chase a Final Spot at Bumpy Richmond

    Bubbles are about to burst in Richmond and none are in seltzer water or champagne. Mathematically, 10 drivers are on the Chase playoff bubble—Dale Earnhardt Jr., Joey Logano , Greg Biffle, Kurt Busch, Jeff Gordon, Martin Truex Jr...

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  2. FYI WIRZ: NASCAR Chase Playoffs 3 Races Away Going into Thunder Valley

    Roaring out of manufacturers' turf towards fan turf, NASCAR Sprint Cup Series drivers and teams head to Bristol Motor Speedway...

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  3. FYI WIRZ: Ford Drivers Talk NASCAR Michigan Where Ford Has Dominated

    The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series rolled a routine convoy of colorful haulers into the traditional home of the automotive industry in Michigan...

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  4. FYI WIRZ: NASCAR Leaders Return to Fast Left Turns Going into Pure Michigan 400

    NASCAR Sprint Cup Series drivers are done twisting on the road course at Watkins Glen International and head into the wide two-mile oval with 18-degree banking at Michigan International Speedway on Aug...

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  5. FYI WIRZ: Fast Snake and Mongoose Rivalry Snares Epic Movie Time

    A potent Snake and Mongoose movie is about to strike the big screen. If your mind just envisioned a dangerous, hooded Cobra fighting an agile critter that resembles a weasel, then snake and mongoose may have a vivid meaning for you...

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  6. FYI WIRZ: NASCAR, NHRA, IndyCar Pros Talk Success Advice for Youths

    It's not easy growing up in a complex, technological world. Just a couple of centuries ago, roads and seas were often the best and only avenues to communication and success...

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  7. FYI WIRZ: Pocono Wall Doesn't Slow NASCAR Point Lead Going into Watkins Glen

    For a while last week in NASCAR it looked like the Pocono wall that collected Jimmie Johnson’s No. 48 golden ride may have placed a big dent in a mounting point lead. Not so fast...

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  8. FYI WIRZ: NASCAR Drivers Go Uphill to Pocono with 6 Races to Chase

    Jimmie Johnson and the No. 48 Chevrolet team roar out of historic Indianapolis uphill to the Pocono Mountains with a 75 point lead in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series...

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  9. FYI WIRZ: NFL Buccaneers and Veteran Wheelchair Athletes Talk Action

    Sports action in the Tampa Bay area has been upbeat and notable on fields and courts recently in mid-summer Florida sun...

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  10. FYI WIRZ: Drivers Know Fast Skills Lead to NASCAR, NHRA, IndyCar Success

    Humans are all born with inherent abilities, some more than others. All humans learn much as they grow through life, some absorb more than others...

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  11. FYI WIRZ: NASCAR Sprint Cup Drivers Get Rare Break Before Brickyard Intensity

    Normally every Thursday or Friday during the long Sprint Cup season, NASCAR drivers are getting aboard private jets to get to the next racetrack to practice before the weekend race goes to the green flag...

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  12. FYI WIRZ: NASCAR's 36-Race Season Is Half Done with Only 8 Races to the Chase

    Rolling out of the Daytona crapshoot , those teams lucky and good enough to be in the top 12 in NASCAR Sprint Cup Series points are well-positioned...

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  13. FYI WIRZ: NASCAR's Elite Leaders Might Not Chase Jimmie Johnson after Daytona

    Chasing NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver Jimmie Johnson has become habitual again this season, but that might not be so common after the expected crapshoot at Daytona International Speedway on July 6...

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  14. FYI WIRZ: NASCAR Point Lead Shrinks, Drivers Return to Left Turns in Kentucky

    FYI WIRZ : NASCAR point lead shrinks, drivers return to left turns in Kentucky The exciting, slippery road course in Sonoma shook up the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series point battle last week...

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  15. FYI WIRZ: NASCAR's Tony Stewart and More Know Motorsports Momentum Exists

    Momentum is a scientific term. All that one needs to do is reference the word in Merriam-Webster and bang—it’s back to physics class...

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  16. Tampa Bay Buccaneers Quarterback Josh Freeman Is Well Seasoned

    One of the big 2013 National Football League season questions for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers is if quarterback Josh Freeman will perform well enough to earn a hefty contract renewal...

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  17. FYI WIRZ: NASCAR's Points Tighten as Drivers Turn Fast and Right in Sonoma

    The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series takes a big turn heading west to Infineon Raceway in Sonoma , California on June 23, for the Toyota/SaveMart 350...

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  18. FYI WIRZ: NASCAR Teams Slip and Rise as Jimmie Johnson Falls in Michigan

    During the final laps of the Quicken Loans 400 at Michigan when Jimmie Johnson was chasing Greg Biffle, it looked like the Team 48 perfectionist was about to score another triumph...

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  19. FYI WIRZ: Tony Stewart and Kasey Kahne Enjoy NASCAR and NFL Promotion

    NASCAR Sprint Cup drivers are frequently filmed behind the wheel of specially prepared fast race cars, but all have appearance duty beyond their driving time for the sanction, sponsors and racetracks...

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  20. FYI WIRZ: NASCAR Teams Look for Momentum and Bragging Rights in Michigan

    Detroit is the traditional home for United States automobile manufacturers and not far from their headquarters is Michigan International Speedway, one fast residence for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series...

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  21. FYI WIRZ: NASCAR's Point Battle Is All about Jimmie Johnson after Pocono Win

    The final lap of the 400-mile NASCAR Sprint Cup Series event at Pocono Raceway is complete, and without surprise, Jimmie Johnson took his dominating No. 48 Chevrolet over the start/finish line first...

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  22. FYI WIRZ: NASCAR's Top Five Ride Momentum into Race 14 in Pocono

    The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series climbs up to the Pocono Mountains in Long Pond, Pennsylvania for a challenging race on the 2.5-mile triangle with 14 degree banking at Pocono Raceway...

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  23. FYI WIRZ: NASCAR's Tony Stewart and More Boost Sagging Season at Dover

    Most motorsports fans agree that nothing energizes a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver and team like victory lane...

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  24. FYI WIRZ NASCAR's 7 Winners in 2013 Charge into Race 13 at Dover

    As the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series circuit rolls into race 13 at Dover International Speedway in Dover, Delaware, seven drivers bring wins to the garage where teams will prepare for the “Monster Mile...

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  25. FYI WIRZ: NASCAR's Longest Race Got Longer but Teams and Drivers Persevered

    After NASCAR ’s longest race, the Coca-Cola 600, was made longer by a snapped TV cable, drivers and fans had reason to grumble about a freak technical delay. But none more than Kyle Busch and his team as the fallen cable damaged his No...

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