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Spice up NASCAR? How about a rivalry (or two)?

Updated: May 6, 2009, 1:18 PM ET
By David Newton

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Darlington Raceway president Chris Browning did a good thing bringing the Southern 500 back even though it won't be on its traditional Labor Day weekend.

Having grown up in South Carolina, NASCAR just doesn't seem right without it.

Now if somebody could find a way to bring back rivalries.

The sport needs some.

We tried to make Kyle Busch and Dale Earnhardt Jr. into a rivalry. That isn't working. It's not really a rivalry when one driver wins all the ...

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