Jimmie Johnson doesn't go in for superstitions or curses or hexes.
It's not really necessary for teammates to be friends, but a level of respect needs to be present. Marty Smith writes Carl Edwards better hope for respect, because being friends with his Roush Fenway Racing teammates isn't likely.
Bears coach Lovie Smith, grand marshal for the USG Sheetrock 400, sees similar traits in his players and Nextel Cup drivers: "We all like to play fast."
There's plenty of racing to talk about as the season looms. Toyota. Erin Crocker. Hot brunettes in the South. Marty Smith sorts it all out.
Fast cars and quick quips were the order of the last two days at testing in Las Vegas, writes David Newton.
NASCAR chairman Brian France hinted that New York will have a Cup race in the very near future.