Matt Kenseth wins bizarre Daytona 500

Updated: February 28, 2012, 3:07 AM ET
By Ed Hinton | ESPN.com

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- For once, a finish to the Daytona 500 was anticlimactic, an afterthought, merely the ebb of the craziness of the past few days.

Teammates Matt Kenseth and Greg Biffle were so strong in the late stages, in the wee hours of Tuesday, that it was increasingly apparent one was going to win.

It was Kenseth who held off both Biffle and their most serious challenger, Dale Earnhardt Jr., throughout the green-white-checkered finish.

"We never ...

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