Green-white-checkered shootout passes with flying colors
Todd Warshaw/Getty ImagesJamie McMurray, right, and Dale Earnhardt Jr. benefited Sunday from NASCAR's new green-white-checkered rule.
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- NASCAR's first attempt at additional green-white-checkered finishes was a huge success.
It created drama.
It created excitement.
And, most important, it let the Daytona 500, the biggest Sprint Cup race of the season, finish under green.
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