Junior's part in bizarre Daytona 500

Updated: February 28, 2012, 3:44 AM ET
By David Newton | ESPN.com

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- Welcome to the "Great American Tweetup."

Which came after the "Great American Fireball."

Which came during the James Taylor "I've Seen Fire And I've Seen Rain" 500.

Which almost became the Dale Earnhardt Jr. Victory Tour.

When, 50 years from now, people talk about Monday night's 54th running of the Daytona 500, they won't remember who won as much as what happened with 40 laps remaining.

And what didn't ...

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