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The 10 most craveable chicken wings at chains

With Super Bowl Sunday fast approaching, where will consumers flock for wings?

This week's head-spinning restaurant moments included a suggestion in court that the "b" in IHOb stood for "bad news for Applebee's." That's just one of the long-shot gambles that came to light as oddsmakers considered the likelihood of restaurants charging into sports betting and who'll win the chain vs. independent bout.

The price of wings is down 32% over the past year as consumers shift toward boneless chicken, says RB’s The Bottom Line.

The company is looking for buyers three years after its last sale attempt.

When the happy talk is all about taxes, you know this was a good spell for restaurants. Also on the plus side: a cover-up for breastaurants, a lovefest for the big burger chains and bitcoins make an inroad.

Red Robin Express will have no storefront, just production capabilities for producing the food found in full-service units.

All active EMTs, firefighters and police officers will be able to select a free entree from a special menu.

These chains are taking a different tack to drawing pigskin fans this fall.