Philadelphia’s Jon Squibb is ready to take on eaters from across the country in Wing Bowl 21.
“There’s going to be a lot of wings sold in the Delaware Valley next Sunday for the Super Bowl, and a lot of wings used for Wing Bowl,” says one local retailer.
Chip Kelly says Wing Bowl is second only to the Super Bowl.
Wing Bowl 21 tickets on sale Tuesday.
Angelo talks about his favorite Wing Bowl moment! Watch the video…
Kobayashi wanted to make Wing Bowl 20 memorable, he wanted to put on a show for the ages, and he did.
The greatest competitive eater of all time, the legendary Takeru Kobayashi, will join five time champion Bill “El Wingador” Simmons, recent three time champ Jonathan “Super Squibb” and 23 other eaters at SportsRadio 94WIP’s Wing Bowl 20 at the Wells Fargo Center on Friday, February 3rd at 6 a.m.
All 26 eaters are scheduled to appear to record their official “eating” weight and record their age, height, and hometown.
The greatest competitive eater of all time, the legendary Takeru Kobayashi, will join SportsRadio 94WIP’sWing Bowl 20 to compete against dozens of eaters for $20,000 in cash and additional prizes.
The Philadelphia Fraternal Order of Police received a check for $15,000 Thursday morning.
We were all surprised and pleased to see our Wing Bowl 19 T-shirt proudly displayed on the man holding the tickets in the right foreground of this photo in the New York Post.
Wing Bowl 19 champ, Super Squibb, was on with Angelo and Morning Team on February 7, discussing his third straight win in the annual wing eating competition.
Wing Bowl is now a bona fide Philadelphia tradition, our Mardi Gras, 19 years running, and nothing to prevent it from lurching and lunging forward like a drunk stumbling home from the Mummers Parade on New Year’s Day.
Wing Bowl 19 may be a week away, but that didn’t stop some local gas works employees, firemen, and police from feasting for a good cause on Friday night.
The annual in-studio Wing Off with Angelo and the Morning Team that decides the final contestant of Wing Bowl 19 was held the morning of January 26, 2011.