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CONCORD, N.C. -- There are many individuals who contribute to success of the No. 9 team. In Hendrick Motorsports’ new series “Behind the 9,” crew chief Alan Gustafson talks with the individuals who bring talent and skill to the team behind the No. 9 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 1LE.

In this week's segment, Gustafson chats with fueler John Gianninoto, a former football player-turned pit crew star. Gustafson and Gianninoto recollect how Gianninoto spent time as a jackman and the intensity that comes with both jacking and fueling.

Check out the video above to hear about Gianninoto's time as a new dad, his Guinness World Record and more.