NASCAR family offers condolences and tributes to Steve Byrnes


The NASCAR community took to Twitter Tuesday afternoon to offer condolences and remembrances of Fox Sports broadcaster Steve Byrnes, who passed away earlier in the day after a courageous battle with cancer.

Byrnes was 56.

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These were Byrnes’ last two tweets following Sunday’s NASCAR Sprint Cup race that was co-named in his honor, the Food City 500 In Support Of Steve Byrnes. It is so fitting of the kind of person Steve was:

Byrnes was beloved not just in NASCAR, but in all forms of motorsports.

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The following tweets speak for themselves, remembering a true professional and NASCAR and fan favorite who will be greatly missed:


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