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NASCAR: Spin the Black Circle

Updated: February 15, 2007, 1:14 PM ET
By Christopher Harris | ESPN.com

Okay, I grant you: it's annoying to watch the self-satisfied smiles Nextel Cup fans exhibit as they chirp, "Starting the year with the Daytona 500 is like having the Super Bowl at the beginning of the season!" It's just not a good parallel. While the season-opening 500 is the year's most prestigious NASCAR event, it's not the Super Bowl, simply because it's not the result of a playoff tournament, and because no season championship gets won at event's end. So you can rebut these smirking know-it-alls, ...

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