1. What to Watch for: Goody's Fast Pain Relief 500

    This week, the boys head to Southwest Virginia for the half-mile track known as "The Paper-Clip." Martinsville is unique. The only similarity it has with any other short-track is the fact that it's a half-mile...

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  2. Brian Vickers Talks Short-Track Racing

    Bristol Motor Speedway and Martinsville Speedway are both half-mile tracks, but they are anything but similar...

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  3. On Your Side: Nationwide Takes Third Weekend Off

    After back-to-back weekends off, followed by action at Bristol Motor Speedway this past Saturday, the Nationwide Series will again be in limbo for the upcoming weekend...

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  4. Creature Vs. Creature: Results After Food City 500

    It was an interesting weekend for our esteemed panel of NASCAR writers. Of the seven picks, five writers' picks finished inside the top-15 (of course, three of those picks were Jeff Gordon), and David Phillips correctly picked Kyle Busch as the winner...

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  5. Food City 500: Surprising, Not Surprising

    One short track down, and another right around the bend. Bristol was...well Bristol. Although it's now the "NEW" Bristol, and not the "OLD." By new, I mean there is less bumping and passing, and cars can actually pass on the outside...

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  6. Exclusive B/R Interview: Phone Tag with Kenny Wallace

    It's embarrassing really...a person like Kenny Wallace takes the time to sit down and talk with you on the phone; dials your number and you miss the call...

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  7. Creature Vs. Creature: NASCAR Picks (Food City 500)

    Each week, seven our our esteemed B/R NASCAR writers discuss their picks for the upcoming race. Each week, the writer receives the total number of points their selected driver gets...

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  8. What To Watch for: Food City 500

    After a week off, the boys return with back-to-back short-tracks. I love Bristol Motor Speedway. It has all the necessities for a great race...

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  9. On Your Side: Nationwide Series Heads to Bristol

    After a two-week hiatus from the tracks, the Nationwide stars are eager to get back behind the wheel this weekend at Bristol Motor Speedway. Bleacher Report is On Your Side with this week's news and notes...

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  10. Kurt Busch: Reverse Lap Was a Challenge

    Kurt Busch made all the headlines after Atlanta. While most remember that he won the KOBALT Tools 500, many more remember his unique celebration after the race. After grabbing the checkered flag, Busch proceeded around the track for his victory lap...

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  11. NASCAR Editorial Awards and Gifts, Four Races in

    It was a slow week. Not much NASCAR news brewing and the pages here on Bleacher Report were bare. Without my usual Monday morning "Surprising, Not Surprising" to write (since there ...

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  12. NASCAR: Unluckiest Car Numbers on This Friday the 13th

    Boo! Did I scare you? It's Friday the 13th. A day filled with superstitions and "curses." Why is Friday the 13th so unlucky? Here are a few references to why the day became so "unlucky...

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  13. Kyle Busch: Media Favorite to Win Nationwide Series Championship

    Kyle Busch has been impressive in all three NASCAR Series he has run in during last season, and so far in 2009. The media, has paid attention...

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  14. On Your Side: Nationwide Series Takes Second Weekend Off

    For the second week in a row, the Nationwide Series will take a break before jumping into the bull-ring known as as Bristol Motor Speedway. While the cars weren't on the track this past weekend, the news didn't take a break...

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  15. Bristol Motor Speedway: The Gateway to a Stress-Free or Stressful Season

    If there's one track on the circuit that most everybody loves, it's Bristol Motor Speedway. The half-mile bowl shaped bull-ring near the Virginia/Tennessee border, is one of the most exciting tracks on the NASCAR circuit...

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  16. Creature Vs. Creature: Results After KOBALT Tools 500

    Once again, our esteemed panel of writers fared well in their NASCAR picks. The Dirty South was kind to all but one of our writers' drivers. David Phillips' pick of Bobby Labonte brought home an unimpressive 40th place showing...

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  17. KOBALT Tools 500: Surprising, Not Surprising

    The Dirty South is behind us and the boys take this weekend off before heading to back-to-back short-tracks. This past weekend was a lot different than a lot of people (myself included)...

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  18. Tale Of Two Bulls: Brian Vickers and Scott Speed Headed in Opposite Directions

    Team Red Bull is on the rise, while at the same time taking steps backwards as well. The team that fields two Toyota Camry's in the Sprint Cup Series has two completely different scenarios. On one side, Brian Vickers (former driver of the No...

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  19. Creature Vs. Creature: NASCAR Picks (KOBALT Tools 500)

    Each week, seven our our esteemed B/R NASCAR writers discuss their picks for the upcoming race. Each week, the writer receives the total number of points their selected driver gets...

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  20. What To Watch for: KOBALT Tools 500 (Hotlanta)

    Ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls, children of all ages, welcome first and foremost to one of NASCAR's fastest—and most exciting—tracks on the Sprint Cup circuit...

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  21. NASCAR Fantasy: Who's Hot and Who's Not (Hot-Lanta)

    This week, the Nationwide Series takes a hiatus from racing and the Cup boys head down to one of NASCAR's fastest—and in my opinion, best—tracks on the circuit...

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  22. On Your Side with Nationwide News and Notes

    After three straight weekends of Nationwide Series competitions, NASCAR's minor league takes a two-week hiatus before returning to the infamous dome in Bristol...

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  23. Shelby 427: Surprising, Not Surprising

    The boys return to the East Coast this weekend for one of NASCAR's fastest tracks–"Hot-Lanta." But before we head down south, we must first look back at the Shelby 427 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway this past weekend...

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  24. Creature Vs. Creature: Results After Shelby 427

    Sin City is officially behind us and the points standings among our panel of writers changed slightly—again. This week, two of our writers correctly picked Kyle "Rowdy" Busch to win the ...

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  25. The 10 Hottest College Football Fanbases

    Spring football is only weeks away, but it'll be months before we see some of the best looking women grace the stands of various stadiums across the country. So I decided to sit down and put together a list of the Top-10 Hottest fans of college football.

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