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Our Favorite Sports Articles of 2012

Dec 21, 2012 2 Comments

2012 has been another long yet memorable sports year and the sports-glutton.com team of contributors has covered a wide breadth of the sporting landscape.  We’d like to think that we entertained you with some informative, thought provoking, and at times ridiculous articles.  And going forward we fully intend to improve any pieces or series that […]

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Ford EcoBoost 400: The True Wild Card Race to the Finish

Nov 17, 2012 2 Comments

All I can say is, “WOW”.  Talk about a melee’ last week at Phoenix.  Not only was there a relative unexpected winner with Kevin Harvick taking the Checkered Flag, but the gloves more than came off, and the “boys have at it” mantra of NASCAR Sprint Cup this season reached a new high, or new […]

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AdvoCare 500 (km): Sunset on Kesolowski’s Cup Chances?

Nov 10, 2012 1 Comment

So maybe I’m beginning to sound like a broken record, talking about Jimmie Johnson and his continued success as we get through the final laps of the 2012 NASCAR Sprint Cup (NSC) season, as he tamed the Wild Asphalt Circus in his win at Texas in the AAA Texas 500, leading 168 of the 334 […]

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AAA Texas 500: Cue the Circus Music

Nov 04, 2012 Comments Off on AAA Texas 500: Cue the Circus Music

Jimmie Johnson served notice that he was serious about getting his sixth NASCAR Sprint Cup (NSC) Championship this year, as he made a classic “Team 48” victory last week at the Martinsville Speedway, winning from the Pole.   Kyle Busch posted a very good run finishing second, with Kasey Kahne, Aric Almirola, and Clint Bowyer completing […]

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Tums Fast Relief 500: Indigestion In The Making

Oct 28, 2012 1 Comment

NASCAR Sprint Cup (NSC) series ran its thirty-second race of the 2012 season at the Kansas Speedway last week, where Matt Kenseth bet it all and won the Hollywood Casino 400.  Jimmie Johnson, after hitting the wall earlier in the event, battled back to finish not just on the lead lap, but posted an incredible […]

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Hollywood Casino 400: The Chips Are Down

Oct 21, 2012 1 Comment

Seems like a long time ago we were at the Charlotte Motor Speedway for the Bank of America 500, even though it was just last Saturday night.  And what a night it was, where Clint Bowyer came home with another win, and where the NASCAR Sprint Cup (NSC) race has tightened even further for the top […]

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Bank of America 500: Early Withdrawal for Dale Jr

Oct 13, 2012 1 Comment

Great race, crazy finish last Sunday at the Talladega Superspeedway (TSS) in the Good Sam Roadside Assistance 500.    My race recap details all the wild, last lap details, along with the finish.   And while there was really only one big piece of news this week, namely Dale Earnhardt Jr and the concussion that will sideline […]

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