The Souza Files: NBC Kicks Off NASCAR Coverage With a Bang

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SOMERSET, Mass. — Blog by Race Chaser Online New England Correspondent Kyle Souza — NBC Sports photo — Saturday and Sunday night at Daytona International Speedway, race fans saw something completely different than anything NASCAR has presented in the past decade. The two-day, waterlogged weekend marked the return of NBC to television coverage — and they had a unique, yet …

NASCAR: NBC Sports Signs 1999 Sprint Cup Series Champion Dale Jarrett to Broadcast Team

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SATAMFORD, Conn. – official network release – Gregg Forwerck/Getty Images North America BC Sports Group has reached an agreement with 1999 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Champion and 2014 NASCAR Hall of Fame inductee Dale Jarrett, who will serve as a pre- and post-race analyst during live coverage of select NASCAR Sprint Cup and NASCAR XFINITY Series racing on NBC and …

NASCAR Sprint Cup: Sunday is Dale’s Day as Earnhardt Jr. Wins Second Daytona 500

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February 24, 2014 — race report by Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — photo courtesy Tom Pennington/Getty Images — DAYTONA BEACH, FL — After what turned into NASCAR’s version of “The Longest Day”, Junior Nation was finally able to rejoice after two years of waiting. For at least one day, all was right in the world again. Third-generation NASCAR star Dale Earnhardt …

NASCAR: NBC Sports Group adds Crew Chief Steve Letarte to NASCAR Broadcast Team

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — January 10, 2014 — John Harrelson/Getty Images North America photo — NBC Sports Group’s upcoming NASCAR coverage continues to take shape as another prominent figure from the sanctioning body’s elite series joins NBC and NBCSN’s expanding broadcast team.  Current Hendrick Motorsports crew chief Steve Letarte, who once stood at the helm of Jeff Gordon’s famed No. 24 race team, and now leads the …