Jimmie Johnson made the pass he didn’t allow Jeff Gordon to make in the spring, sneaking inside Gordon with 44 laps to go Sunday and holding on to win at Martinsville Speedway for his series-high seventh victory of the year.
As the latest of the open-wheel racers to make the move to NASCAR, Dario Franchitti is finding himself learning a completely different language.
MARTINSVILLE, Virginia (Ticker) – Kyle Busch knows he probably won’t win The Chase.
Jeff Gordon won’t have to pass Jimmie Johnson this time.
Frenchman Sebastien Bourdais will be aiming to win an unprecedented fourth consecutive Champ Car title when he takes to the track in the Gold Coast Indy 300 here on Sunday.
Curt Schilling wasn’t sure if it was his last start for the Boston Red Sox. He just knew he wanted to make it a good one. “It did dawn on me,” the pitcher said before Game 6 of the AL championship series. “It’s not something that worries me or that I think about, beyond just the initial thought of it could be all over for me.
In the final 30 seconds, the Arizona Cardinals used three quarterbacks, scored a touchdown, failed on a 2-point conversion, recovered an onside kick and barely — just barely — missed a 55-yard field goal. It was only after Neil Rackers’ kick sailed wide left that the Washington Redskins could take a deep sigh, digest all that happened and realize that, despite their effort, they had not quite…
Rob Bironas kicked an NFL-record eight field goals and the Tennessee Titans needed every one of them to hold off the Houston Texans on Sunday. Bironas’ 29-yard field goal as time expired led the Titans to a 38-36 win. The kick foiled a spirited comeback by the Texans (3-4) who scored 29 points in the fourth quarter, capped by a 53-yard touchdown pass from Sage Rosenfels to Andre’ Davis to take a…
Lee Evans felt an overwhelming sense of relief when the clock hit triple-zero and the Bills were still ahead on the scoreboard. Finally, Evans and his Buffalo teammates found a way not to squander a lead, hanging on for a 19-14 win over the Baltimore Ravens on Sunday. “No question, you have to watch it count all the way down,” Evans said with a wide grin.