TALLADEGA, Ala. -- Silly me, I thought there would be one car here Sunday that could draw a mightier roar from the grandstands than even the No. 88 of Talladega Superspeedway's unanimously adopted son, Dale Earnhardt Jr.
That would be the No. 15 of Clint Bowyer, liveried this time in the colors of the Alabama Crimson Tide, reigning national champions of college football.
Turns out Talladega is a wide gathering of Southeastern Conference tribes.
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