Yep, that is Dale Sr. and me....It was 1978 at the Speedway and we were just gettin' started...
Dropped the green flag on the Ol' Hot-Rockin, Flame-Throwin radio career almost 34 years ago at 61 Big WAYS & 95 Q in Charlotte....then onto great radio stations in Memphis, Tampa Bay, The FOX in Charlotte, Washington DC, Houston, Altanta, back to DC, finally returned to the FOX in Charlotte.
Stadium Announcer for the NFL's Washington Redskins since 2001.
National Memorial Day Parade announcer since 2009
Continue to emcee numerous Black Tie charity events
Grew up in Watkins Glen and have been around racing my whole life, drove some here and there.... even got a few trophies! (Then I found out you can buy trophies,.... now, I'm good at everything!)
It was almost 30 years ago... went three rounds with the Champ in the middle of Beale Street in Memphis TN.
I was the "Great White Dope!"..... Muhammad Ali even told me during the match...where the knockout punch was going to land .... never saw it comin!