Wednesday 5.2.12 USA Today
NASCAR All Ears When It Comes To Eavesdropping
Open-Mike Policy Welcome Key To Strategy
>> As allegations of the New Orleans Saints eavesdropping on NFL opponents rocked the sports world last week, there was no reason for NASCAR to take notice. At stock car racing's highest level, listening to to rivals' conversations not only is accepted, it's also part of the game.
"Everybody scans everybody," said mike Calinoff, spotter for Matt Kenseth.
The equivalent of listening to the other team's OB give in-huddle instructions is one of the the aspects that makes NASCAR unique in pro sports. <<
Interesting article about a part of NASCAR's way of doing things.