Dale Earnhardt Jr’s Co-host & Pal Thanks Denny Hamlin & Ross Chastain for Giving NASCAR “The Oxygen” It Needs

Published 07/26/2022, 11:15 AM EDT

The feud between Denny Hamlin and Ross Chastain now stands at an all-time high after what transpired at Pocono. Dale Earnhardt Jr’s good friend and co-host of his podcast, Mike Davis, took to Twitter to thank Denny and Ross amidst their feud.

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In his tweet, Mike stated, “Can we all agree on this? THANK YOU, Denny Hamlin and Ross Chastain for giving NASCAR a rivalry. Good Lord this is the oxygen every sport needs. For that reason, I say with love, respect, and pure unadulterated selfishness.” Hilariously adding, “I hope you never become pals.”

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Mike Davis and Dale Earnhardt Jr have been long-time pals and Mike’s also considered to be Dale’s trustworthy right-hand man.

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Obviously, he didn’t mean it in a bad way. All he wanted to say was that NASCAR was long waiting for a strong rivalry to spice up things again. With Denny and Ross locking horns, the remainder of the season would surely be a fun thing to watch filled with drama and excitement throughout.

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What do you think about this win for Chase? Would the reaction be the same if Bubba was in third instead of Elliott? Let us know in the comments!

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Srijan Mandal

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Srijan Mandal is a NASCAR author at EssentiallySports. He is currently pursuing his Master’s in Journalism and has been writing for his own blog, 'Noobs Onboard', for a while now, covering NASCAR, F1, W Series, MotoGP, WRC and the WEC. Following motorsports for more than a decade now, he has become a devout supporter of McLaren Racing, Sir Lewis Hamilton, and Ayrton Senna.

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