Really we were just playing it cool, preparing for the end, and I learned a lot. We just never could capitalize two or three times in a row (on pit strategy) to get up to the front.
I think when you're dealing with people who're good people trying to do the right thing, you got to live with things when they happen. And I feel that way about what happened with Greg. I don't think we're going to have any more trouble.
I think any type of speculation on this thing is bad. In the past, I've had to listen to people spout their mouths and say things like Carl Edwards is on steroids, stuff like that. It's wrong. People are vicious ... it isn't right. And I don't have any respect for people like that.
I'd be happy if I was over there at Indy right now getting ready to run that race, but truly the best racing on the planet's right here. If I had to choose, I'd stay right where I am. I like NASCAR a lot.
That letter could have come from me in 1998 or 1999. I know exactly how you feel. The reality is, though, unless you have a contract in front of you where somebody says they're going to pay you to drive race cars, you're better off, I believe, to race all you can while still going to college and getting that degree. There's not one NASCAR driver starting a race this weekend other than
What I did, personally, is I went to college until
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