MARCH MADNESS: NASCAR EDITION

Madness has descended upon America once again. This week as folks fill in their brackets, one wonders who would win if NASCAR could compete in a bracket-style tournament. What if the best drivers, finishes, moments and hot dogs could complete head-to-head? Here is that bracket.  The first two regions match NASCAR's best finishes against each other as well as regional delicacies. While there are a number of great finishes (the 1979 Daytona 500 race, the 2001 Cracker Barrel 500 when Harvic ...

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TEXAS MOTOR SPEEDWAY HAS AT IT

 This is an outrage. Texas Motor Speedway has absolutely, positively NO MORAL RIGHT to profit from the wreckage of Peter Frampton's career. For shame.Tip of the hat to From the Marbles. ...

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EVERYONE HATES BRAD KESELOWSKI

Brad Keselowski admits he has been a jerk, has a conspiracy theory about the Carl Edwards wreck and compares NASCAR's current state of new driver development to the Holocaust. Angriest. Ginger. Ever. (ESPN) ...

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NASCAR PROP BETS

Now I know what it’s like to be Paul Menard. Well, pre-2010 Paul Menard.Four race predictions. Four losses. Even though this is only for fun, it’s not fun losing all the time. So with no race this week, I’ve decided to try my hat at making the odds. Here are some NASCAR-related prop bets I would like to see at my favorite Vegas sports book. For those wondering, prop bets aren’t as much about who wins or loses, rather how they win or lose. Odds of Brad Keselowski punchi ...

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FACT: NASCAR IS A SPORT

Next time someone tells you NASCAR is not a sport, feel free to school them by linking to this well-thought-out persuasive speech by a high school student. Then listen for the sweet silence of them shutting up.The short and brutal life of a NASCAR engine (Atlantic)Amazing basketball save (Break)Epic Cuban baseball brawl (YouTube) Zamboni falls through ice (Denver Post)Baseball considers radical realignment (SI)Rachel Leah to return as guest Octagon girl (Cage Potato)Most obvious sign ever ( ...

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