The new man behind the No. 88

Alex Bowman is on the pole for the Daytona 500, a testament to the equipment as much as the driver but also a sign he can handle a little bit of pressure and a lot of speed. He very well could be the right fit as the Dale Earnhardt Jr. replacement.

A young-looking dude helped sell T-shirts beside the C.J. Leary car at the Chili Bowl midget nationals last month. The happy fans took their new shirts and found Leary to sign their new racing swag.Either those buying the shirts had no clue who sat behind the table or didn't care that the hands giving them their shirts are the same hands now steering Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s ride at Daytona Interna...