Originally written on Tireball.com  |  Last updated 10/29/14

FORT WORTH, TX - NOVEMBER 06: Matt Kenseth, driver of the #16 CitiFinancial Ford, stands on pit road during qualifying for the NASCAR Nationwide Series O'Reilly Challenge at Texas Motor Speedway on November 6, 2009 in Fort Worth, Texas. (Photo by John Harrelson/Getty Images for NASCAR)
Matt Kenseth, driver of the #17 Best Buy Ford, stands in the garage during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Daytona 500 at Daytona International Speedway on February 24, 2012 in Daytona Beach, Florida. (February 23, 2012 - Source: Matthew Stockman/Getty Images North America) Considering all the warnings maybe we should have seen the departure of Matt Kenseth from Roush Fenway Racing coming. Being first in the point standings and winning four races since the start of 2011 was not enough to garner the sponsorship dollars that owner Jack Roush seeked. In fact Roush had went as far as paying out of pocket so Kenseth could race. The organization announced today that Kenseth would be replaced by Ricky Stenhouse. Stenhouse drives for RFR in the NASCAR Nationwide Series but has also been lacking sponsorship for much of the season after winning the series title last season. This is not the first time a high profile driver has left the e4confines of Roush Fenway. Mark Martin retired...

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