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Frontstretch Podcast: Tyler Reddick Talks Playoff Chase, Fatherhood; Darlington Throwback Preview with Steve Waid

In his second full-time season at the Cup Series level, Tyler Reddick is getting comfortable with Richard Childress Racing as he hunts for a playoff spot. He joins Davey Segal on the podcast this week to discuss his season to date, hunting for a playoff spot and how the Chevrolet engine program has improved with Hendrick and RCR joining forces. The two also chat at length about chicken tenders (yes, really), how he’s handling being a new father to son, Beau, and his Darlington Throwback paint scheme for this upcoming weekend.

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Waid's World: From Rebirth Through ‘Throwback,’ Darlington’s Tradition Lives On

In the spirit of Throwback Weekend, legendary NASCAR journalist Steve Waid joins Davey to reminisce on his time covering the sport, specifically at Darlington, including his first trip to “The Lady In Black” in the 1970s. Plus, Waid reveals what Hall of Fame drivers have said about the track in his time covering the sport.

About the author

Davey is in his fifth season with Frontstretch and currently serves as a multimedia editor and reporter. He authors the "NASCAR Mailbox" column, spearheads the site's video content and hosts the Frontstretch Podcast weekly. He's covered the K&N Pro Series and ARCA extensively for NASCAR.com and currently serves as an associate producer for SiriusXM NASCAR Radio and production assistant for NBC Sports Washington. Follow him on Twitter @DaveyCenter.

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