Ep. 140 | Ricky Craven


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Ricky Craven is closing out his final season covering NASCAR in any capacity and he’s going to walk everyone through the decision and why now was the time. What was the deciding factor? Discussing the heavy revelation it was for Craven; the responsibility he believes former drivers have when becoming analysts; backlash he’s had from his opinions; the fulfillment of a successful second career; if Craven ever liked media when he was a driver; why he thinks he excelled in the role; feedback from fans; the difference working with Fox compared to his role of ESPN; the prep work Craven puts into the job; where racing will fall in his life after this season; things he’s looking forward to doing without racing; fair or foul that he might be remembered for Darlington 2003; likes and dislikes of where NASCAR is going. Music created by Tony Monge.

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