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Steve Byrnes named first-quarter recipient of NMPA Spirit Award

Steve Byrnes, a highly respected television broadcaster who covered motorsports for more than 30 years, has been awarded the NMPA Spirit Award for the first quarter of 2015 by the members of the National Motorsports Press Association. The award is designed to recognize character and achievement in the face of adversity, sportsmanship and contributions to motorsports. Byrnes' began...
Via Fox Sports
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Steve Byrnes’ Passing After Bristol Race Felt Throughout NASCAR

Bristol’s race this weekend was aptly titled the Food City 500 in Support of Steve Byrnes and Stand Up To Cancer. It was a chance for the...
Via Athlon Sports
April 21, 2015  |  Discuss

NASCAR on FOX anchor Steve Byrnes dies after long bout with cancer

Longtime NASCAR on FOX anchor Steve Byrnes died Tuesday at the age of 56, his family said. Byrnes had battled head and neck cancer after being diagnosed in September 2014. A fixture on FOX's NASCAR broadcasts, Byrnes served as a pit reporter during races and contributor to the studio show "Race Hub" from 2001-2014. Last weekend's Sprint Cup race in Bristol, Tenn., was renamed the...
Via Fox Sports
April 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Today’s NASCAR Sprint Cup race to honor Fox host Steve Byrnes

Later today, Fox will air the Food City 500 from Bristol, TN, but it has some extra meaning for the network and for one of the beloved members of its NASCAR team. Steve Byrnes, the co-host of NASCAR Race Hub and the lap-by-lap announcer for the Camping World Truck Series, has been battling head-and-neck cancer. He’s been covering the sport for the last 30 years having been part...
Via Awful Announcing
April 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Lots of love for Steve Byrnes at Bristol Motor Speedway

There's lots of love for our friend and colleague Steve Byrnes at Bristol Motor Speedway. As you probably know by now, Bristol is the site of Sunday's Food City 500 in Support of Steve Byrnes and Stand Up to Cancer. Take a look at how teams and the track are honoring the NASCAR Race Hub host as he continues has brave fight against cancer.  For more photos, CLICK HERE. If you...
Via Fox Sports
April 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Coming Attractions: Accenture Match Play, NHL Draft Lottery, Byrnes Tribute

The Accenture Match Play Championship will get primetime exposure and a Kentucky Derby lead-in on NBC. In other news, the NHL Draft Lottery will air on NBC in primetime, and NASCAR will pay tribute to Fox Sports’ Steve Byrnes on Sunday. Golf: WGC-Accenture Match Play (7:30 PM ET May 2, NBC) NBC will air third [...]
Via Sports Media Watch
April 17, 2015  |  Discuss

NSCS: Bristol Motor Speedway Renames Sprint Race in honor of Steve Byrnes

Bristol Motor Speedway announced today in partnership with Stand Up To Cancer, FOX Sports and Speedway Motorsports Inc. (SMI), the track is naming the April 19 Sprint Cup Series event the Food City 500 In Support Of Steve Byrnes And Stand Up To Cancer. “The support I have received from my teammates at FOX Sports, drivers, team members, track officials, NASCAR and the fans has...
Via On Pit Road
April 10, 2015  |  Discuss

NASCAR: Bristol Renames Spring Race for FOX’s Steve Byrnes

When the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series heads to the Bristol Motor Speedway in a couple of weeks, they will be honoring a broadcasting legend. Steve Byrnes who has been reporting on the sport for decades has...
Via Race Review Online
April 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Keep fighting, Steve Byrnes: NASCAR community is behind you

NASCAR on FOX anchor Steve Byrnes is continuing his brave fight against cancer. All of us at and the entire NASCAR community are thinking of Steve and his family as they wage their ongoing battle. You're in our thoughts and prayers, Steve. Stay strong and keep fighting.  
Via Fox Sports
March 27, 2015  |  Discuss

NASCAR On FOX Steve Byrnes to take indefinite medical leave

Longtime NASCAR on FOX on-air personality Steve Byrnes is taking an indefinite medical leave of absence, effectively immediately, to focus on his health after receiving news he has suffered a recurrence of cancer. Byrnes, who was diagnosed and successfully treated for head-and-neck cancer in late 2013, steps away from his NASCAR Race Hub co-hosting and NASCAR Camping World Truck...
Via Speedway Digest - Home for NASCAR News
October 08, 2014  |  Discuss

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