Originally written on Fox Sports  |  Last updated 9/15/14

HOMESTEAD, FL - NOVEMBER 22: Brian Vickers, driver of the #83 Red Bull Toyota, stands on the grid prior to the start of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Ford 400 at Homestead-Miami Speedway on November 22, 2009 in Homestead, Florida. (Photo by Jason Smith/Getty Images for NASCAR)
Brian Vickers has a full-time ride again on the Sprint Cup Series. Michael Waltrip Racing announced Tuesday that Vickers will drive the No. 55 Aaron's Toyota for a full Sprint Cup schedule beginning next season. Andrea Freeman, the vice president of marketing for Aaron's Inc., says the sponsorship deal is for both the 2014 and 2015 seasons. Vickers said he's ''ecstatic'' about the decision. ''I feel like I've found a home here at MWR,'' Vickers told The Associated Press in a telephone interview. ''I'm partnered with a great team. A lot of it is about chemistry. Sometimes it's hard to find that right mesh, but when you find it, you know it.'' The 29-year-old Vickers has endured plenty of adversity the last three years. His racing career was derailed in May 2010 when 11 races into the season doctors discovered blood clots in his legs and lungs. Two months later he underwent two procedures to close a hole in his heart and insert a stent into a vein in his left leg. Vickers said a...
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