Earnhardt Win Great for NASCAR

Anyone who knows me knows a few interesting sports tidbits.  One of them is I am a HUGE Steelers fan.  Another is I am a big fan of Dale Earnhardt, Jr. That’s right folks: I’m a black dude who keeps an eye on NASCAR. The reason why I am a big Junior guy is because…

This Just in: NASCAR Drivers Are NOT Athletes

This whole flap over Seahawks WR Golden Tate’s post on Twitter saying that NASCAR drivers are not athletes is waaay overblown. That’s because it is so obvious that those drivers are not athletes.  That doesn’t mean that those drivers do not possess skills that make them the best drivers in the world.  It just means,…

How I Would Change the NASCAR Scoring System

A lot of hoopla has been made concerning NASCAR’s points system. Here are the announced scoring changes: Drivers will be awarded 43 points for first place, 42 for second place and one point less for every following position down to last place. The winner will receive three bonus points. One bonus point will be awarded…