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NASCAR's Jimmie Johnson sets up visit with Auburn football team

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NASCAR's champ is setting up a visit with the SEC football champs.

Jimmie Johnson will be a guest of the Auburn football team on Thursday, April 3. In addition to watching practice and speaking with the team, Johnson will get a tour of the athletic facilities and take part in a #RushTheInfield pep rally outside the student center.

Johnson's visit is being called the "Champions" meeting.

Johnson won his sixth Sprint Cup title last season which is tied for the third most in the history of NASCAR. He's the only driver in the sports history to win five consecutive championships (2006-10).

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