|Bristol: Biffle - Ford inteview
Greg Biffle, driver of the No. 16 3M Ford Fusion, suffered some bruised ribs when he slipped on a boating dock earlier this week. As a result, Roush Fenway teammate Matt Kenseth will substitute for Biffle in Saturday's Nationwide race. Biffle spoke about the injury, which will not keep him from running in Sunday's Food City 500.
WHAT DID YOU DO TO YOUR RIBS? "I wish I had a better story, I really do. Me and a couple buddies went out fishing on Tuesday night and we were just messing around in our cove right there and we came back to the dock. I jumped over to the dock and the boat was kind of drifting out a little bit. One guy had the front corner and I said, 'I'm gonna jump back over and grab a rope and then jump back again.' It was about 11:30, so there was a little bit of dew in the air and the platform must have been wet, and when I jumped over it just shot my foot out from underneath me. It turned me around backwards and put me right on my side and on my back on the edge of the boat. It's not a normal boat. It's got a sharp edge on it because it has a platform on the front, so it's just one of those freak, stupid accidents where you take a fall and you have no way to stop it...
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