You know, a few weeks ago at Talladega, I was in the garage area and did an interview with Kyle Busch. It was following the incident between him and Kasey Kahne. Sometime later, I also got to talk to Kasey about his reaction.
When I was with Kyle, I could definitely see some remorse and actual frustration with himself over what had happened. We all know that Kyle is an aggressive driver. I have never felt Kyle was a dirty driver. Now aggressive -- oh, heck yes. But never a dirty driver.
A lot of people are saying the pressure is getting to Kyle to perform up to the standards of his new teammate, Matt Kenseth. Some are saying that it's the carryover of frustration from 2012 and Kyle is trying to win every race on the schedule this year no matter what the cost.
In talking with him and being around him, I don't feel that's the case. I hope he can continue to do what he is doing in 2013. When things are going well, he is gracious, and when things go wrong, he mans up and accepts resp...