William Byron announces spotter for rookie Cup season

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William Byron announced Tuesday that Tab Boyd will serve as his spotter next year during his rookie season in the Cup Series.

Boyd will spot for Hendrick Motorsports’ No. 24 Chevrolet after having worked with Joey Logano on the No. 22 Ford and with Johnny Sauter in the Camping World Truck Series.

Boyd will be replaced on the No. 22 by TJ Majors, the long-time spotter for Dale Earnhardt Jr.

It was also announced that Byron, 19, has signed with sports and entertainment marketing agency, Wasserman.

The company represents 1,600 athletes, including Russell Westbrook, Andrew Luck, Alex Morgan, Giancarlo Stanton and Travis Pastrana. Byron is the only NASCAR driver represented by Wasserman.