Duck Commander 500 Odds

[caption id="attachment_684282" align="aligncenter" width="520"] (Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)[/caption]   So everything in Texas is supposed to be bigger, or so NASCAR fans have heard 554,467,921 times before. The 2014 Sprint Cup season seems to embody this theme. Big sponsor. Big track. Big list of options for Sunday's Duck Commander 500. (more...) ...

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NASCAR Weekend: Win, Lose or Draw

  The season never ends. While teams bunker down with preparations for Daytona,  the management upstairs is getting its final financial ducks in order to run teams in 2014. several events off the track shaped the way you will watch the races in 2014. Here's a quick breakdown, Bert Convy style. (more...) ...

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Undeniably The Best

You may not like where he's from- "Southern California is for wigged out movie stars and surfer dudes" some lament. You may not care for his demeanor- his cool comes off to some as either smug or bland. You may detest his employer- yours truly is beginning to think Mr. Hendrick's first name is "Felon." For years, detractors have tried to wrinkle their noses at his accomplishments, but Sunday's race at Texas bears it out..... Jimmie Johnson is undeniably the best racer in NASCAR today. Whe ...

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Texas 500 Odds

  Several NASCAR writers believe five drivers still have a real chance to win the 2013 Sprint Cup. But with three races left, those making the odds seem to think it's a three-horse race. Here's how it might impact how fans watch the Texas 500 this weekend. (more...) ...

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TEXAS RACE POSTPONED TO MONDAY

The Samsung 500 at Texas Motor Speedway has been postponed due to rain. The Cup Series race has been rescheduled for noon ET Monday and will be broadcast on Fox. You can follow all of the action at work by going home and watching the race on your TV.  ...

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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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Crash of the Week: ‘He Hit That Wall a Ton’

You want a crash? We give you the mother of all crashes. With Texas looming this Sunday, it's impossible to overlook this mind-bender brought to you by Michael McDowell during qualifying for last year's Samsung 500. Though he did walk away and give a post-crash interview, McDowell reportedly forgot to thank his sponsors.A millisecond before McDowell crushes the outside wall, he can be heard on the radio telling his crew that the car is 'way too tight.' So that explains it! ...

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