Speed Zone: One Year Later, Remembering a Man Who Defined NASCAR Broadcasting

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Column by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Karen Goins-Byrnes photo — It’s been 365 days since the NASCAR world got a piece of news that shook us all the way to the core, and in a lot of ways, it still seems slightly unreal. One year ago today, legendary FOX broadcaster and longtime media …

NASCAR: FOX Sports Unveils Talent Lineup Ahead of 16th Season of NASCAR Coverage

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. – official press release — As NASCAR prepares to crown its national series champions this weekend at Homestead-Miami Speedway, FOX NASCAR announced its broadcaster lineup for next year. The group includes a new NASCAR Sprint Cup Series team featuring veteran play-by-play announcer Mike Joy and analysts Darrell Waltrip, together for their 16th season, and newcomer and four-time champion …

FOX: Special NASCAR 2015 Preview to Air On Sunday

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — official release — FOX Sports photo — While NASCAR Sprint Cup Series teams look forward to some downtime during the holidays before kicking back into overdrive in January, FOX takes a sneak peek at what’s to come next season in a one-hour special entitled NASCAR 2015: A New Era. The program premieres Sunday, Dec. 21, adjacent to …

NASCAR: Steve Byrnes Sidelined From FOX Sports Booth With Health Issues

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — official release — FOX Sports photo — Longtime NASCAR on FOX on-air personality Steve Byrnes is taking an indefinite medical leave of absence to focus on his health after receiving news he has suffered a recurrence of cancer. Byrnes, who was diagnosed and successfully treated for head and neck cancer in late 2013, will step away from his …

FOX: Jamie Little Joins FOX Sports Family as Pit Reporter for 2015 NASCAR Coverage

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — official release — FOX Sports photo — FOX Sports announced Thursday the addition of veteran motorsports reporter Jamie Little to the NASCAR on FOX family beginning in January 2015. Little will serve as a pit reporter for NASCAR on FOX’s 15th season of NASCAR Sprint Cup Series coverage and its first year televising the NASCAR Xfinity Series. Her …