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Like father, like son

Updated: July 29, 2007, 12:54 PM ET
By Terry Blount

INDIANAPOLIS -- Leave it to the offspring to figure out the real meaning of his father making the field for the Allstate 400 at the Brickyard.

No one was happier about Ward Burton earning a spot in the race than Jeb Burton, Ward's 14-year-old son.

When asked what it meant to him, Jeb said. "That money will go a long way toward paying for my go-kart program."

Jeb, who already is 2 inches taller than his 5-foot-6 father, is a talented young racer with NASCAR ...

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