Originally posted on Fox Sports  |  Last updated 1/30/13

HOMESTEAD, FL - NOVEMBER 20: Brad Keselowski, driver of the Discount Tire Dodge, celebrates winning the NASCAR Nationwide Series championship with his team following the Ford 300 at Homestead-Miami Speedway on November 20, 2010 in Homestead, Florida. (Photo by Jason Smith/Getty Images for NASCAR)
Brad Keselowski has clearly enjoyed his months-long championship celebration. Now, though, he firmly embraces the "defending" part of his NASCAR Sprint Cup title. Insightful and philosophical, he is preparing for a season of change with determination and grit. Intent on carrying the champion's banner as both an outspoken voice in NASCAR and a driver to contend with on the track, Keselowski is far from resting on his laurels. The 28-year-old intends to carry that banner through another offseason -- and believes he has the experience to do both while pointing out one cannot just rest on his past in a repeat bid. The team has switched to manufacturer Ford, a new Cup teammate in Joey Logano and a few personnel changes in the building. It is also joining the rest of the sport on developing NASCAR's new Generation 6 car. All of that could add up to the perfect formula to keeping the team moving forward. So what will it take to repeat? "Stick to what got you where you are at -- and th...
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