Jimmie Johnson managed to win last weekend at Talladega by the thinnest of margins. Will a close victory and a TV turn propel Jimmie Johnson to another NASCAR championship and television's biggest prize?
Talladega Superspeedway in Alabama has seen some terrific racing down through the years. But Sunday's finish between Jimmie Johnson and Clint Bowyer at Talladega tied the NASCAR record for closest finish ever.
Combined with earlier reported fatalities in Arkansas and Oklahoma, the confirmed death toll had risen to 16 by early Saturday — the nation's deadliest storm of the season.