Squier's call still rings perfect

Ken Squier, still going strong at 72, said four famous words calling the end of the 1979 Daytona 500. "And there's a fight" was not only accurate, it was perfect.

Updated: February 15, 2009, 11:55 PM ET
By David Newton | ESPN.com

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- Ken Squier settled into a booth near the front door of Billy's Tap Room & Grill, the oldest restaurant in Ormond Beach. Across the mahogany table, Dave Despain, his Speed Channel co-star for the past week, munched on a salad as he talked about the dog whisperer who counseled him by phone about his problematic hound.

"Did I tell you about my rare red Irish poodle?" interjected Squier, who chose a martini as a precursor to his main course.

Squier, ...

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