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Talking NASCAR TV: Checking Up On Offseason News ‘N’ Notes

Hello, race fans. Hope you had a great start to the holiday season! After a few weeks off, it’s time to give a little NASCAR TV update on what’s gone on so far this offseason. Quite a few pieces of news have actually broken on the TV front since Homestead, so let’s get right to …

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Like it or Not, the Danica Express is Coming to Save a NASCAR Near You

Well, with Tuesday’s announcement (not broadcast on television, but streamed online at GoDaddy.com) that Danica Patrick will run a limited schedule in the Nationwide Series in 2010, along with the ARCA Racing Series presented by Re/Max and Menards race at Daytona on February 6, the question of whether Danica will try stock cars or not …

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Talking NASCAR TV: Championship Overkill

Greetings, race fans and welcome to this week’s critique, entry No. 43 in a long running series where I look into the quality of the race broadcasts. We’ve got a lot to talk about, so let’s get right into it. On Friday night, the Truck Series held their season finale race, the Ford 200. SPEED …

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Talking NASCAR TV: The Championship is a Big Story – But Not THAT Big

Hello, race fans and welcome to my critique, entry No. 42 in a long series in which we look into the quality of NASCAR’s TV broadcasts. This week: Phoenix. Of course, before we get into the nitty gritty of the weekend’s racing, there are a couple things I want to mention. First of all, two …

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Talking NASCAR TV: ESPN, We Know Jimmie Johnson Wrecked. Thank You…

Hello, race fans, and welcome to my weekly critique, entry No. 41 in an ongoing series in which I look into the TV broadcasts that we watch on a weekly basis. This week, NASCAR’s top-three series were all at Texas Motor Speedway in Fort Worth. However, there are a couple of things that must be …

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Talking NASCAR TV: Slight Problems Affect Telecasts; Rules Hurt More

Hello, race fans and welcome to entry No. 40 in an ongoing series where we look at the television coverage that NASCAR gets on a weekly basis. Before we start, I should state that I had a bunch of issues with my DVR this week. Yep, it’s still not perfected. In fact, it’s worse now …

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Fanning the Flames: Taking Chad Knaus Away, Loosening Lugnuts & Chase Venting

Hello, Phil Allaway here. As you may know by now, Matt got married this past weekend out in Nashville, Tenn. to his beautiful new wife, Rachel. He’s currently on his honeymoon in Key Largo, Fla., so we’ve decided to let him and his new bride have the week to themselves. But that doesn’t mean that …

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