Originally written on Fox Sports  |  Last updated 8/31/14

FT. WORTH, TX - JUNE 9: Danica Patrick, driver of the #16 Rahal Letterman Racing Argent Panoz Honda, waits during practice for the IRL IndyCar Series Bombardier Learjet 500 on June 9, 2005 at Texas Motor Speedway in Ft. Worth, Texas. (Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)
Danica Patrick took her racing licks this week - first as a participant and then as a spectator. Starting in Sunday's NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Phoenix International Raceway, Patrick blew a right front tire and slammed into the wall on Lap 185. She experienced an additional hit when David Ragan could not slow up in time and ran into her driver-side door. On Friday, Patrick said she suffered a headache and a sore neck following the Phoenix accident. Her injuries were further complicated on Thursday night when she was hit by a rock at The Dirt Track at Las Vegas Motor Speedway while attending the World of Outlaws show. "I feel like I have a concussion from last night," Patrick said. "I got hit by a rock at The Dirt Track and I took it to the ground. So I feel like it's really sore . . . It hit me straight in the head. Good thing I had a hat on or there would have been blood." After her crash at Phoenix, Patrick finished 39th and dropped to 22nd in the NASCAR Sprint Cup points stan...
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