Originally written on The Sports Bank  |  Last updated 9/8/13

KANSAS CITY, KS - APRIL 25: Danica Patrick driver of the #7 Motorola Andretti green Racing Dallara Honda during practice for the IRL IndyCar Series Road Runner Turbo Indy 300 on April 25, 2009 at Kansas Speedway in Kansas City, Kansas. (Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)
Danica Patrick is quite the opposite of Jimmie Johnson. I’d much rather write about Danica than JJ, as she’s more interesting. However, Patrick seems to always finish in the high 20s and 30s, while Johnson always seems to be winning. Jimmie Johnson is so good he’s boring. While Danica Patrick will always get attention regardless of where she finishes. Danica Patrick, driver of the No. 10 GoDaddy Chevrolet finished 30th in the Federated Auto Parts 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race Saturday night at Richmond International Raceway. Patrick, who started 36th, never could get the car to her liking during the race. “There are nights that you just know it’s not going to go your way, and this was one of those nights. We’ve been making gains in recent weeks, but tonight was tough. The important thing is for me and the guys to forget about it and move onto Chicago and look to get better,” said Danica. Patrick, who is competing for Rookie of the Year honors against her boyfriend Ricky Stenhou...
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