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Commentary: 72-year-old driver causes crash, raises questions

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Posted: Monday, July 14, 2014 4:19 pm

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — It’s been almost two decades since Morgan Shepherd last ran a full Sprint Cup season, and his last national series victory was in 1993.

He can still probably wheel a race car better than you and most of your friends. That doesn’t mean the 72-year-old should be racing against the very best drivers in NASCAR.

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