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Dale Earnhardt Jr. off to a blazing start

Updated: March 12, 2012, 2:51 PM ET
By David Newton | ESPN.com

We interrupt Tony Stewart's win at Las Vegas Motor Speedway and Greg Biffle's rare move to the top of the Sprint Cup standings for a very important news flash: Dale Earnhardt Jr. is off to the best start of his career.

NASCAR's most popular driver is a career-best fourth in the points standings with a career-best average finish of 8.6 after three races.

His previous best points position three races in was seventh in 2004, and his average points position at ...

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