Indianapolis Motor Speedway idle for second straight day because of rain

It's not time to panic … yet. A second straight day of practice for the 92nd Indy 500 was canceled because of rain, which means Fast Friday on the 2.5-mile oval will be fast and furious indeed, writes John Schwarb.

Updated: May 8, 2008, 6:40 PM ET
By John Schwarb | Special to ESPN.com

INDIANAPOLIS -- There won't be traffic cops in the turns at Indianapolis Motor Speedway on Friday, though it might look as if there should be.

After a second consecutive day of rain Thursday canceled another practice for the 92nd Indianapolis 500 (ABC, May 25 at noon ET), Fast Friday is shaping up to be hectic on the 2.5-mile oval.

Thirty-four drivers have been on the track so far, but outside the rookies who had two days of orientation, everyone has been out ...

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