Sure, NASCAR could have tried to wait out the rain and open the Chase on Sunday night at Chicagoland, but with no guarantees, postponing it to Monday was the right call.
They're not tweeting at 200 mph. (Besides, have you ever tried texting with racing gloves on?) But more drivers are using social networking sites to stay connected with fans.
The World Series is on, and so are a bunch of NFL games. Why watch Sunday's Cup race at Atlanta? We'll let the drivers make their case, writes David Newton.