May 13, 2021

by a NASCAR fanatic - not affiliated with NASCAR

Diehard Washington Redskins fan Dale Earnhardt Jr. is safe: He won’t have a Philadelphia Eagles paint scheme on his No. 88 Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet at Pocono Raceway after all, according to this tweet from Hendrick Motorsports Friday morning.

Earnhardt, a lifelong fan who has a Redskins license plate on the front of his pickup truck, had been scheduled to run an All-Pro Teachers Philadelphia Eagles scheme at Pocono, which naturally generated a lot of mostly good-natured ribbing.

Now, it looks like Earnhardt can relax.

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