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Davis takes care of business, deserves more respect

Although Bill Davis' team is struggling, he deserves more respect for his humility and accomplishments, writes David Newton.

Updated: April 5, 2007, 1:23 PM ET
By David Newton | ESPN.com

MARTINSVILLE, Va. -- Bill Davis was watching the television monitor -- he can't remember for what race -- as his No. 22 Toyota driven by Dave Blaney went three wide into the turn between two of the more high-profile drivers in the Nextel Cup garage.

He remembers vividly how the analysts discussed the times of the drivers around Blaney, not once mentioning his name.

"And all three were racing their guts out for a spot in the top 10,'' Davis said. "I guess they thought they were lapping ...

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