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Fox Sports exec eyes 3-hour races

Updated: January 25, 2011, 1:12 AM ET
Associated Press

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Fox Sports chairman David Hill believes NASCAR races need to be shortened to fit into a three-hour broadcast window.

Hill said Monday night the length of races -- many stretch well into a fourth hour -- is one of the problems that's contributed to NASCAR's sinking television ratings.

"I think the racing is far too long," Hill said during Charlotte Motor Speedway's annual media tour. "There is more diversion, more opportunities for stuff than any other time in man's ...

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