(CBS DETROIT) – Xavier Sandoval is getting ready for the super bowl and the food.
“Of course, the wings. Gotta have wings,” said Sandoval.READ MORE: Michigan Matters: Civility & Politics?
The National Chicken Council predicts Americans will eat 1.4 billion wings this weekend.
That’s enough wings to circle the earth 3 times.
It also adds up to big business for restaurants like Buffalo Wild Wings.
Football fans are also expected to eat some 90 million pounds of snack food.
For many pizzas is a must.READ MORE: Panera Fundraising Event To Raise Transplant Funds For Local Young Adult
Dominos alone sells around 2 million pizzas for the big game.
Don’t forget the guacamole. Around a quarter billion avocados were imported in recent weeks to prepare for the high demand.
But it’s not just the food that’s a super bowl tradition. Americans are expected to spend about a billion dollars on beer.
Buffalo Wild Wings is getting ready for a super Sunday in sales.
Millions of Americans like Sandoval plan to go big on game day.
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