Dale Jr. excited for Atlanta
For Dale Earnhardt Jr., pressure has been there from the beginning.
When Little E broke into the Winston Cup circuit full-time in 2000 he was treated like a rock star. Week after week his introduction was met with thunderous ovations. Fans clamored for his autograph while the media throng around him rivaled that of his father.
The attention was overwhelming and, at times, Junior was confused by the fan's fascination with him. He had won the Busch championship the previous two seasons, ...
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