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Sports Verdict: Should NASCAR Drivers Be Considered True Athletes?

In the wake of Jimmie Johnson securing his 6th NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Championship, Donovan McNabb expressed his belief that NASCAR drivers are not true athletes. Is he out of line, or is this type of racing in no way a sport?

11/21/2013

(L-R) Team owner Richard Childress celebrates with series champion Austin Dillon, driver of the #3 AdvoCare Chevrolet, and Ty Dillon, driver of the #33 WESCO Chevrolet, after the NASCAR Nationwide Series Ford EcoBoost 300 at Homestead-Miami Speedway on November 16, 2013 in Homestead, Florida. (Photo by Robert Laberge/Getty Images)

Grandson Of Childress, Austin Dillon, Wins Nationwide Series Title

Austin Dillon, won the Nationwide Series title in the famed No. 3 and by three points.

97.1 The Ticket–11/17/2013

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NASCAR Preview: Don’t Give Jimmie Johnson The Title Just Yet

Before anyone engraves Johnson’s name on the Sprint Cup, a little history lesson is needed. While it has been proven that Johnson can win titles, he has also shown that he can lose them.

11/15/2013

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Teens Can Get Free Lesson From Race Car Driver

How about a free driving lesson … in a BMW…from a trained racecar driver?

07/26/2013

Brad Keselowski, driver of the #2 Miller Lite Dodge, poses with the Series Championship Trophy after the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Ford EcoBoost 400 at Homestead-Miami Speedway on November 18, 2012 in Homestead, Florida. (Credit:  Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Keselowski Looking To Defend Kentucky Victory

Kentucky Speedway is hot and bumpy, and Brad Keselowski can’t wait to race.

97.1 The Ticket–06/27/2013

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CBS 62′s Jim Madaus Attends The Second Roush Automotive Collection Open House

CBS 62’s Chief Meteorologist Jim Madaus will be stopping by the Roush Automotive Collection’s second Open House event tonight, Thursday, June 13. The open house event, which will take place from 5:00pm to 8:00pm at the Roush Automotive Collection in Livonia, includes a whole night of fun.

CBS 62–06/13/2013

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Earnhardt Gearing Up To Make A Run At Victory

By the time Dale Earnhardt Jr. reached Victory Lane last season at Michigan, the win seemed as much inevitable as implausible.

97.1 The Ticket–06/11/2013

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Larson Electronics’ Magnalight Lights Mighty Mac Bridge Blue

KEMP, Texas — Texas-based Larson Electronics’ Magnalight LEDLB-24E lamps provided the blue light for Michigan’s Mackinac Bridge when NASCAR driver Brad Keselowski drove his No.2 Miller Lite Ford, the ‘Blue Deuce’, across the Michigan landmark. The […]

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/10/2013

Jeff Gordon (Photo by Jerry Markland/Getty Images)

NASCAR Driver Jeff Gordon Joins Forces With Gleaners

NASCAR’s Jeff Gordon visited Detroit to kick off a month-long food drive with Gleaners and Quicken Loans.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/16/2013

KANSAS CITY, KS - APRIL 20: Brad Keselowski, driver of the #2 Miller Lite Ford, stands next to his car in the garage area during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series STP 400 at Kansas Speedway on April 20, 2013 in Kansas City, Kansas. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Keselowski Learning Lessons About Being On Top

Jeff Gordon learned his lesson over time. So did Jimmie Johnson and Matt Kenseth.

97.1 The Ticket–04/22/2013

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