SHARPIE 500 RACE TIME AND TV

Sharpie 500 at Bristol Motor SpeedwayDate: Saturday, Aug. 22, 2009 TV: ESPN 6:30 pm ET Race time: 7:45 pm ET Favorites: Kyle Busch, Carl Edwards and Tony Stewart Defending champ: Carl Edwards The week in review: Columnist Chris M. modified the Car of Tomorrow with R-2 unitsDanica Patrick sat on an old-timey newspaper reporterPatrick Reynolds ranked five of the top feuds in Bristol historyJimmie Johnson showed 44 the 48Mr. Ed was annihilated by a rally carSteve Winga ...

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As TV Viewership Increases, NASCAR’s Share Declines

According to The Nielsen Company, people are watching more TV than ever. Unfortunately, that isn't working to NASCAR's advantage. At least not yet. According to The Nielsen Company's "Three-Screen Report," the average American is now watching 151 hours of TV every month, up almost four percent over the same period the year before.While that number paints an unfathomably bleak picture of the "average American" -- people, please: 151 hours?!? That's damn-near ...

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