Originally written on Tireball.com  |  Last updated 9/21/14

FORT WORTH, TX - NOVEMBER 08: Jeff Gordon, driver of the #24 DuPont Chevrolet, leads Kyle Busch, driver of the #18 M&M's Toyota, and Dale Earnhardt Jr., driver of the #88 National Guard/AMP Energy Chevrolet, during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Dickies 500 at Texas Motor Speedway on November 8, 2009 in Fort Worth, Texas. (Photo by Robert Laberge/Getty Images for NASCAR)
Dale Earnhardt Jr., driver of the No.88 National Guard Chevrolet for Hendrick Motorsports suffered a concussion from the 25 car pile up at Talladega Superspeedway on Sunday and won’t be racing this weekend at Charlotte Motor speedway, or the next weekend at Kansas.Earnhardt Jr. had some feisty comments for reporters following the debacle on the last lap on Sunday, saying that if Daytona and Talladega were every weekend that he “would quit and find a new job.”He also called fans “blood thirsty” for liking races that ended like Talladega did. Yesterday, he came out and said he regretted some of those comments forgetting that they would be racing a brand new car in 2013, and the idea that it is suppose to handle better at the restrictor-plate tracks.Earnhardt Jr. was diagnosed [...]
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