Football goes best with… pancakes? Map reveals the most popular game day foods in every state - and Utah, Arkansas, and Montana have some VERY unexpected favorites

Mail Online | 1/11/2017 | Carly Stern For Dailymail.com
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Chicken wings, chips and dip, and sliders are staples for game watches — but a few US states appear to have some unexpected food traditions when it comes to watching sports.

A new graphic created by DirecTV reveals the most popular game day foods across the country, and there are quite a few surprises.

Utah - Instance - Food - People - Arkansas

In Utah, for instance, the most popular food is pumpkin, while people in Arkansas love pancakes on football and baseball days.

The cable company compiled their data by looking at posts tagged #gameday on Instagram, as well as which pictures earned the most likes.

Posts - Year - January - October - Results

They measured the posts through the year from January through October, meaning the results included people watching sports through several seasons.

But while pizza, burgers, and cheese plates were all top picks across the country, some states favored eggs benedict and pasta.

Pizza - Choice - Arizona - Delaware - Indiana

Pizza was the top choice in Arizona, Delaware, and Indiana, and pulled pork came...
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