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Cover Boy: Daytona 500 victory earns Dale Earnhardt Jr. a prime spot in Sports Illustrated

After winning his 2nd career Daytona 500, Dale Earnhardt Jr. is getting his 5th career Sports Illustrated cover. Take a look.

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After winning his second career Daytona 500, Dale Earnhardt Jr. is getting his fifth career Sports Illustrated cover (and first since 2008).

It's a regional cover, so those of you living in the East and Southeast will see it on shelves starting today. The rest of you can purchase it at SI.com. Take a look.