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Talking NASCAR TV: Dale Earnhardt, Jr. Takes Center Stage For FOX

Welcome back to Couch Potato Tuesday (also known as Talking NASCAR TV).  I’m back for my ninth year of TV commentary, suggestions, complaints and more.  It should be a fairly interesting year, although there will be several changes in the personalities that you’ll see.  This week already showed off plenty of them. …

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Entry List: North Carolina Education Lottery 200

The Camping World Truck Series is in action for the third consecutive week as the series heads to Charlotte Motor Speedway for the North Carolina Education Lottery 200. 38 trucks are entered for Friday night’s event, meaning six will not make the field. Austin Theriault will make his second series start …

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Austin Cindric, Austin Theriault Snag More Races with Brad Keselowki Racing

Brad Keselowski Racing announced on Thursday that the team will again field three entries in a couple of upcoming races. Austin Cindric and Austin Theriault will return to the team to drive the No. 2 Ford for two races (one each). Cindric, 17, son of Team Penske President Tim Cindric, will make his …

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Beyond the Cockpit: Austin Theriault & the Path to Recovery

A thundering pound, a stream of lambent sparks and an aftermath littered with torn sheet metal and silent air. Like a tropical storm, Austin Theriault’s grinding crash at Las Vegas Motor Speedway in October had no shortage of drama, intensity or concern as his No. 29 Ford careened violently into …

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Austin Theriault Hopes to Return for 2015 Truck Series Finale at Homestead

Despite still recovering from a compression fracture in his back, Austin Theriault is looking to the future and trying to secure a ride for 2016. “It’s been an up and down month of healing,” Theriault tweeted Wednesday. “However, it is even harder sitting on the sidelines, waiting to get back …

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Truckin’ Thursdays: Where Does Austin Theriault Go From Here?

If you didn’t see Saturday night’s terrifying crash that ended in Austin Theriault being airlifted to University Hospital, it’s likely you’ve seen a replay somewhere by now. Obviously, the major emotion immediately following that accident was one of hope that he was alright, but once the driver of the No. …

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Couch Potato Tuesday: NASCAR Elimination Races and Match Game ’78?

We’ve made it through part No. 1 of the Chase for the Sprint Cup. There are undoubtedly some disappointed drivers and disappointed fans. Our own Jerry Jordan is convinced that NASCAR’s happy that Jimmie Johnson failed to advance (but would never actually admit it). In all due respect, I doubt …

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