After crashes, McMurray takes the flag at Talladega

Sunday, November 1, 2009 | 8:26 p.m. CST; updated 8:32 p.m. CST, Sunday, November 1, 2009

Talladega, Ala. — Ryan Newman offered plenty of thanks after emerging unscathed from his horrific crash Sunday at Talladega Superspeedway, where his rear-ended Chevrolet did a back flip, landed on a rival's hood, spun around on its roof and then rolled side-over-side before coming to rest in an upside-down, mangled heap.