1993 Busch Series champion also had a notable career in the Nationwide Series. He rejected a football scholarship or grant to quarterback in the College or university of Alabama, choosing to pursue race instead. He completed a lot more than 250 factors before second place Ricky Craven in his 1993 tournament yr in the Busch Series. His boy Kyle began race with the auto Racing Golf club of America (ARCA). He and Crimson Byron both became well-known Alabama-born NASCAR motorists.