Door-To-Door: Race fans giving back to Benny

Race fans are among the most generous in sport. An example? The outpouring Marty Smith received after a call for Benny Parsons memorabilia.

Updated: March 23, 2007, 2:33 PM ET
By Marty Smith | ESPN.com

The unmitigated devotion of the NASCAR fan baffles me on a daily basis.

Be it the guy in the next booth at the Anniston, Ala., Outback Steakhouse proudly sporting navy blue flannel Jeff Gordon pajama pants speckled with neon-yellow No. 24s or the "go-to-hell-idiot" e-mails from Junior fans everywhere, incensed at the audacity of a prognosticator stupid enough to pick Kasey Kahne -- or anyone other than Junior -- to win that weekend, or the guy who waited three hours in the blistering ...

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