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Carl Edwards reacts in victory lane after destroying his car celebrating his win

Edwards’ all-star win proves Roush, Ford rebound is complete


CONCORD, N.C. – When Carl Edwards’ car exploded like it hit a landmine during a celebratory slide through the infield last Saturday, the natural assumption was he also threw away any chance of winning Sunday’s Coca-Cola 600.

Edwards dominated last week’s Sprint All-Star race at the Charlotte Motor Speedway, and in the process became the favorite to win at the same track this Sunday in the longest race of the NASCAR season.

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