This Aug. 12, 2011 photo shows Brad Keselowski signing autographs for fans before practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series auto race at Watkins Glen International in Watkins Glen, N.Y. Excelling ... more 
This Aug. 12, 2011 photo shows Brad Keselowski signing autographs for fans before practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series auto race at Watkins Glen International in Watkins Glen, N.Y. Excelling despite driving hurt the past two races as the Cup series now heads to his home state of Michigan almost makes the 27-year-old Keselowski seem like a throwback, if his actions on track hadn't already. (AP Photo/David Duprey) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By David Duprey
Wed, Aug 17, 2011 10:52 AM EDT