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Sprint Cup Series drivers Carl Edwards (99) and Greg Biffle race on the straight

NASCAR: Teammates continue to struggle with team orders


Greg Biffle made a difficult decision to win a race instead of helping a teammate during the late stages of the June 16 race at the Michigan International Speedway, and that revived an age-old argument of team orders in NASCAR.

When Biffle sped away to a 250-yard victory to provide Ford its milestone 1,000th NASCAR victory, Carl Edwards was upset Biffle didn’t work with him to get trash off his front grille.

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