HARD HIT OVERSHADOWS RACE

POCONO, P.A. _ While Greg Biffle was able to score the win on Sunday in Pocono, it was a scary wreck involving Elliott Sadler was the biggest story emerging from the day. The incident showed the success of safety innovations implemented by NASCAR, but also called into question those lacking at the Pocono Raceway. With weather approaching and the laps ticking away, the action on the track heated up and the racing in the middle of the pack began to intensify. As Jeff Gordon and Juan Pablo Montoya ...

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AMANDA SADLER PREGNANT

 Sure, Elliott Sadler is 26th in the points. Sure, he has not found victory lane since 2004. But Sadler has two reasons to feel like a big winner, Mikey-style from "Swingers."  For starters, Sadler found out he still has a gig on the Richard Petty/whomever they merged with team.More importantly, Sadler and his wife Amanda are going to be parents."I couldn't be any happier. Amanda and I want to have a big family with three or four kids, so we figured it was time to get ...

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ELLIOTT SADLER GOES CLUBBING

This is what it looks like when NASCAR drivers go clubbing. According to VegasNews.com, on Tuesday night Elliott Sadler "enjoyed bottle service" at Blush nightclub. For those of you who have never enjoyed bottle service, that's when you pay a nightclub several hundred dollars for the privilege of sitting at a small table and drinking a $50 bottle of vodka. Athletes and stars, though, usually get comped.Dude, Elliott, what did you do to tick off the blonde in the background?Comedian Edd ...

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Elliott Sadler Weighs In On Jimmy Watts

This Jimmy Watts thing, it's just the gift that keeps on giving. You might think our fascination with his idiocy should have run its course by now. Four days on, however, his split-second stupidity remains a veritable fount of material; on this Thursday, we can thank Elliott Sadler for revitalizing this sucker (that's Sadler, above, in the No. 38, doing what God never intended in a Cup car). Had Elliott muttered a simple eh, let's move on already yesterday, I'd have nothing.But, no. ...

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Richard Petty Motorsports Returns to Earth

 Barely one week ago at Daytona, Richard Petty Motorsports (RPM) placed three cars in the top 10, led by AJ Allmendinger (above), who finished a career-best third. Like clockwork in the days that followed, racing fans were presented with a variety of warm and fuzzy stories, each of which revolved around a central theme: namely, isn't it nice to see the Petty name restored to the forefront of NASCAR?Yeah, well, about that -- RPM's glass slipper shattered Sunda ...

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