In the wake of Jimmie Johnson securing his 6th NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Championship, Donovan McNabb expressed his belief that NASCAR drivers are not true athletes. Is he out of line, or is this type of racing in no way a sport?
Jimmie Johnson won his sixth NASCAR championship in eight years Sunday, staking his claims as one of the most dominant competitors in sports history.
Before anyone engraves Johnson’s name on the Sprint Cup, a little history lesson is needed. While it has been proven that Johnson can win titles, he has also shown that he can lose them.
A flawless race gave Jimmie Johnson a perfect year at Daytona International Speedway and put him on another exclusive list.
A big first for Danica Patrick, but an even bigger second for Jimmie Johnson.
The big boys brought their little girls to see NASCAR’s shining star. Jeff Gordon, Carl Edwards and Jimmie Johnson all took their daughters to meet Danica Patrick this week at Daytona International Speedway.
A rough start to the Daytona 500 after 14 cars were involved in a wreck early in the 500 mile Great American Race.
Jimmie Johnson wasn’t the best all year. Not even close. When it mattered, though, he couldn’t be beat. For the fifth consecutive year.