On Superbowl Sunday, the average American will eat 2,400 calories!
This makes Superbowl Sunday second only to Thanksgiving for the day with the highest calorie consumption.
According to the Snack Food Association, during the Superbowl Americans will consume:
11.2 million pounds of potato chips
8.2 million pounds of tortilla chips
3.8 million pounds of popcorn
3 million pounds of nuts
49.2 million cases of beer
1 billion chicken wings
In addition, on the Superbowl,
48 million Americans will order takeout, and pizza deliveries will increase by 35%!