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Team owner Barney Visser, whose Furniture Row Racing gets its pit crew from Joe Gibbs Racing, said he supports the decision to suspend two Martin Truex Jr. pit-crew members for a confrontation with Kyle Busch crew chief Adam Stevens at Indianapolis. Visser: "Our No. 78 pit crew is hired, trained and managed by Joe Gibbs Racing. They are one of the best pit crews on the circuit and have kept us up front all season. We admire the talent and dedication of our pit crew and support all of the decisions and actions taken by Joe Gibbs Racing."

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Clint Bowyer's chances to make the playoffs on points were dealt a blow when Kasey Kahne won at Indianapolis. Bowyer, winless in his last 169 starts, said Tuesday he needs a win:

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Clint Bowyer said he was just a little bit sore from his wreck Sunday at Indianapolis, where he hit the inside wall, bounced back on the track and was tagged by teammate Kurt Busch. When he started to make the evasive move that led to the wreck, he had no idea the impacts would be that violent. He explains:

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Dale Earnhardt Jr. joked that working for NBC next year will be his first "real job" in 20 years. Earnhardt worked a few races with NBC last year when sidelined by a concussion. Earnhardt: "Other than just pure nerves, stage fright, nothing [worries me]. I remember when I went into the booth last year and the feeling that I got being in there and the feeling afterward when I left the booth, … I had no idea how enjoyable that was until I did it. I knew immediately then in those moments … that I definitely wanted to pursue this as an opportunity if there was interest."

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