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Is NASCAR’s Jimmie Johnson nearing Tom Brady, Tiger Woods status?

Jimmie Johnson captured his record-tying seventh NASCAR Cup championship last season. But would winning an eighth title make him the best driver in NASCAR history – the Tom Brady or Tiger Woods of racing?

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Scenes from Daytona Saturday

NASCAR drivers and fans returned to Daytona International Speedway on Saturday for the last practice, attempt to get autographs and watch the Xfinity series race. Jeff Siner/The Charlotte Observer

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Scenes from Daytona Saturday

NASCAR drivers and fans returned to Daytona International Speedway on Saturday for the last practice, attempt to get autographs and watch the Xfinity series race. Jeff Siner/The Charlotte Observer
jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
Scenes from Daytona Saturday 1:42

Scenes from Daytona Saturday

NASCAR's William Byron prepares for Xfinity Series season 1:18

NASCAR's William Byron prepares for Xfinity Series season

Rainy start to racing in Daytona 0:50

Rainy start to racing in Daytona

NASCAR: Jimmie Johnson on new rules package 0:47

NASCAR: Jimmie Johnson on new rules package