Daytona 500 Odds: Dale Earnhardt Jr. Betting Favorite For NASCAR’s Big Race

Having locked up the No. 2 spot in the starting lineup, Dale Earnhardt Jr. is the  +450 favorite to claim his third career Daytona 500 win Sunday at sportsbooks monitored by Earnhardt’s 2017 campaign is off to a fast start after he missed the second half of the 2016 season due to a concussion, as he looks to earn his first Cup Series victory since November 2015...
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

Dale Earnhardt Jr. sees signs of greatness for Chase Elliott at Daytona but work remains

Chase Elliott became the youngest driver to win a Daytona 500 qualifying race but he admits he has more to learn.
Via CSN Chicago
1 day ago

Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s Return To Racing Is Huge For Future Of NASCAR

NASCAR finally is back, and so too is its biggest star — Dale Earnhardt Jr. After sitting out the final 18 races of last season to recover from concussion-related issues, Earnhardt is back for the 2017 season, and will start on the front row at Sunday’s Daytona 500. Earnhardt’s return is a great sign for his career and overall health; but it’s also hugely significant for...
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Dale Earnhardt Jr. Had Better Idea Than Periscoping NASCAR ‘Cars 3’ Event

He may have missed the last 18 races of 2016 due to head injuries, but Dale Earnhardt Jr. has always been in midseason form on social media. NASCAR officials — and kids everywhere — were pretty amped Thursday morning for an announcement by the racing series concerning the upcoming Disney movie, “Cars 3.” Yet while media members prepared for the big reveal, with longtime...
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Dale Earnhardt Jr. Trades in Mayo Sandwiches for Sushi, Turns Over Healthy New Leaf

Dale Earnhardt Jr. has been an accomplished professional competitor all of his adult life, but he hasn't always been the picture of fitness. Early in his career he was known as a party goer. He smoked cigarettes until 2004. One of his favorite meals was a banana and mayonnaise sandwich. But in recent years Earnhardt has steered toward a healthier lifestyle, driven partly by his...
Via Stack
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Danica Patrick discusses concussions for drivers

It’s not surprising that NASCAR drivers have dealt with concussion-related issues. What is alarming, though, is how often concussions seem to occur.Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s extended absence from the sport, as well as his openness about his concussion issues, shook things up quite a bit. Not only did NASCAR implement a new concussion protocol, but other drivers are starting to be...
2 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Dale Earnhardt Jr. Interview at Daytona Media Day | NASCAR RACE HUB

Dale Earnhardt Jr. talks with Chris Myers and Larry McReynolds about his much anticipated return to racing.
Via FOX Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

NASCAR America: Will Dale Earnhardt Jr. really retire if he wins championship? (video)

Is Dale Earnhardt Jr. serious about retiring after he would win his first NASCAR Cup championship?
Via CSN Chicago
3 days ago

Chase Elliott wins the pole for the 59th Daytona 500

For the second consecutive year, second-generation driver Chase Elliott qualified the pole for the Daytona 500, NASCAR’s biggest and most important race.Elliott put down a single-lap speed of  192.872 miles per hour, good enough to again claim the top spot for the No. 24 Hendrick Motorsports in this, the 59th running of the Great American Race.The Daytona 500 takes place next...
Via FOX Sports
5 days ago

Dale Earnhardt Jr. on Trump’s travel ban: “America is created by immigrants”

Many sports figures have already spoken out against Donald Trump’s travel ban, and you can add NASCAR driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. to the list. Over the weekend, Earnhardt tweeted his support for immigrants, saying: “My fam immigrated from Germany in 1700s escaping religious persecution. America is created by immigrants.” Many people responded positively to Earnhardt’s thoughts...
Via The Comeback
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.
Get it now!
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

James Dolan is among potential group of investors of new arena for New York Islanders

Top 10 shortstops in baseball for 2017

The most dangerous NBA teams flying under the radar

Eat, Drink, Watch: Your award-worthy weekend planning guide

Grading the NBA trade deadline on the Vince Carter scale

Streaming sports docuseries you don't want to miss

As NHL trade deadline nears, seven teams who could be dealing

The 'Pete Rose instead of Kareem? Surely, you can't be serious' quiz

Teams that can prevent a Cavs-Warriors NBA Finals three-peat

The NFL off-season is a passer’s fancy

Today's Best Stuff
For Publishers
Company Info
Follow Yardbarker