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NASCAR: 5 possible landing spots for Daniel Suarez in 2020

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NASCAR: One statistic proves 2010s decade the greatest ever

While the quality of drivers, racing, playoff formats and more can be argued endlessly, one statistic proves that the 2010s decade of NASCAR racing was the greatest ever. Another NASCAR Cup Series season is in the books, and with it, another decade of competition is in the books as well. Joe Gibbs Racing’s Kyle Busch […]

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Jimmie Johnson

The sun sets over Burbank, and there’s a pleasant chill in the air, and somehow the conversation turns to sharks. Turns out Johnson knows quite a bit about sharks. He talks about the sharks he has seen up close. Lemon sharks. Hammerhead sharks. Thresher sharks. He talks about how he would like to see a great white someday. He tells how the first time he went shark diving, he dropped to the ocean floor, and he held on to a rock, and he felt absolute panic as sharks swam over him. Not long after that he went back.

“Why would you do that?” he is asked.

“Because I’m absolutely terrified of sharks,” he says. “So I had to go down there. I had to face my fear.” […]

“Why do you have to face your fear of sharks?” he is asked. “What difference does it make?”

Johnson glances up. “What do you mean?” he asks.

“I mean, what difference does it make? You’re a famous race car driver. You’re not going to run into any sharks. Why do you have to face your fear of sharks?”

Jimmie Johnson shrugs. He looks curious. “I never really thought about it,” he says.

Jimmie Johnson,” by Joe Ponanski, for Sports Illustrated (2009)