Expectations unfair for Earnhardt Jr.

Expectations unfair for Earnhardt Jr.

There are 3 comments on the SavannahNow story from Apr 1, 2009, titled Expectations unfair for Earnhardt Jr.. In it, SavannahNow reports that:

As racing's most-popular driver, Dale Earnhardt Jr. can't escape the spotlight. But that level of notoriety also creates a lot of unrealistic expectations and unfair comparisons to his famous father, seven-time champion Dale Earnhardt.

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Greenfield, IN

#1 Apr 1, 2009
I agree there is to much pressure on Junior!

Atlanta, GA

#2 Apr 1, 2009
Maybe Hendrick taking him out behind the woodshed this past week did some good.

Florham Park, NJ

#3 Apr 2, 2009
The pressure is off. Jr is NASCAR's new Kyle Petty; he's just glorified grid filler. Jr nation will just have to get used to mediocrity for the next 15 0r 20 years.

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