BRISTOL, Tenn. (AP) -- It was just last month when people were wondering what was wrong with Jimmie Johnson after he got off to a slow start. How silly it was to worry. Johnson grabbed a rare victory at Bristol Motor Speedway on Monday, giving him consecutive wins for the 11th time in his storied career.
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) -- The pain was real. Some 48 hours after being put through Danica Patrick's fitness test by Danica Patrick herself -- it's the basis for her upcoming book and the sort of thing that will occupy her time when retirement from racing comes -- I wasn't constantly sore. But every time I stood up came a sharp reminder from my legs that Patrick had kicked my butt.
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