Gordon takes 2nd straight to pass Earnhardt in wins
TALLADEGA, Ala. -- At the track where Dale Earnhardt dominated, and on the day he would have turned 56, Jeff Gordon scored career victory No. 77.
It was the fitting venue, the perfect day, for Gordon to move past Earnhardt on NASCAR's wins list.
And, as expected, it was wildly unpopular.
Fans littered the track with debris Sunday as Gordon crossed the finish line under caution at Talladega Superspeedway to move into sixth place on the win list.
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