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Peyton Manning to lead field to green flag at Daytona 500

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) Peyton Manning is leading one more drive on a big stage. The two-time Super Bowl-winning quarterback will serve as honorary pace car driver for the 60th running of the Daytona 500. Manning will be behind the wheel of the Toyota pace car and lead the 40-car field to the green flag to start ”The Great American ...

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People are mistaking 49ers LB for shirtless Tongan flag bearer

The opening ceremony of PyeongChang 2018 went down on Friday, and for the second Olympics in a row, Pita Taufatofua stole the show with his shirtless appearance. The Tongan flag bearer burst onto the international scene for his oiled-up, shirtless appearance at the opening ceremony of Rio 2016, and repeated the performance despite the frigid temperatures in South Korea. Wh… ...

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Tony Stewart waves the green flag on wedding plans

Devout bachelor Tony Stewart has had a change of heart. On Thursday, the 46-year-old three-time Cup champion and current NASCAR team co-owner popped the question to his girlfriend Pennelope “Penny” Jimenez. Stewart met Jimenez in 2016. He retired from NASCAR competition later that year with 49 wins, 15 poles and nine Playoff appearances. The former IndyCar champion, USAC Triple Crown ...

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Activist burns Nazi-Confederate flag near NASCAR speedway

A Pennsylvania attorney burned a combination Confederate-Nazi flag near a major NASCAR race in Alabama. AL.com reports 67-year-old Gene Stilp burned the flag inside a trash can around 10 a.m. Sunday near the Talladega Superspeedway, which hosted the Alabama 500 later that day. He knelt in solidarity with NFL players protesting social injustice after delivering a short speech. Stilp said ...

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