How was the race at Vegas with the new aero package? What can we expect at Bristol? What do you make of Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s gamble on Sunday? Is Tony Stewart feeling his injury more than he's letting on?
Dale Earnhardt Jr. made peace with Daytona. Had to. Even after his father's fatal crash there in 2001, Dale Jr. knew he would see her again and again and again. And the love affair would eventually continue.
Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s legion of fans have been waiting for a moment like Sunday, when their driver finally rewarded them for their loyalty. Truth is, he admits he feeds off their energy. And giving them reason to have more can only be good for him.
Rejoice Junior Nation, Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s promise after his thrilling victory in the Daytona 500 on Sunday is that you're going to have a blast this year. He certainly has put a big down payment on that promise.