Daytona Win Gives Earnhardt Jr. 'Greatest Feeling'

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Dale Earnhardt Jr. celebrates in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Daytona 500 Sprint Cup series auto race at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Fla., Sunday, Feb. 23, 2014.John Raoux / AP

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Dale Earnhardt Jr. celebrates in Victory Lane after winning the 56th NASCAR Daytona 500 in Daytona Beach, Fla., on Sunday.

“Man winning this race is the greatest feeling that you can feel in this sport, aside of accepting the trophy for the championship,” Earnhardt Jr. said. “It feels as good if not better than the first. Especially running second after all the years.”