Contact Us
wings

wings

hqdefault45
[

Grand Rapids Enjoyed Some Amazing Wings at King of the Wing 2016 [Video]

The 2016 edition of King of the Wing moved to Divani on Ionia, to serve up some amazing wings from around the West Michigan area. There were a lot of great wings for everyone to sample, and the competition was pretty fierce, with amazing flavors.

Read More

hqdefault41
[

Checking Out Smokey Bones Wings for King of the Wing 2016 [Video]

Today was a good day. We got to sample a lot of great wings, in preparation for Monday's King of the Wing at Divani. We were lucky enough that Smokey Bones on 28th brought us some amazing wings and ribs this morning for us to kick off our day! Jojo Girard, Andy Rent, and I got to eat this amazing food for breakfast!

Read More

Crooked Goose 2016
Johnnie, Wendy, and Angela at Crooked Goose
[

Tasting Crooked Goose’s Amazing Wings for King of the Wings 2016 [Video]

Thanks to Jeremy and Jessica at Crooked Goose, I got to sample some of their amazing chicken wings! We're getting ready for King of the Wing Monday, where you can come taste all these great wings, and then tell us who's got the best wings in the West Michigan area!

Read More

Photo Courtesy USDA.gov
Photo Courtesy USDA.gov
[

Tyson Recalling 52 Thousand Pounds of Chicken Wings Because of ‘Off Odor’ Scent

Tyson Foods is recalling over 52,000 pounds of pre-cooked, frozen chicken wings, Wood TV8 reports.

The reason?

The chicken could have an "off odor" scent, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service.

Read More

Category: Food, us news Tags: , , ,
King of the Wing 2015
Johnnie Walker/97.9 WGRD
[

King of the Wing 2015 Rocked Grand Rapids with Amazing Chicken Wings [Photo/Video]

The third annual King of the Wing hit The Grand Woods Lounge in downtown Grand Rapids on Wednesday night.

Everyone got to enjoy some amazing chicken wings courtesy of the competitors, who really took their wings to the next level!

Read More

Wing Doozy
(Johnnie Walker/Metalhead Ned/WGRD)
[

Johnnie and Ned Escape Work Again to Eat Amazing Chicken Wings at Wing Doozy [Video]

King of the Wing is Wednesday, March 25, at the Grand Woods Lounge in downtown Grand Rapids, kicking off at 5 p.m.!

We're so excited to be eating wings with you, we got a head start!

Read More

Johnnie Walker/WGRD
Johnnie Walker/WGRD
[

Metalhead Ned is Feeling Chicken Wing Overload [Video]

If you have been watching the sample videos for the upcoming King of the Wing competition, you'll see me in every single episode.

Out of the 4 places that we went, Janna was a one, Johnnie was at three, and I was at all four of them.

Read More

Raspberry Tequila Jalapeño Jelly
(Johnnie Walker/WGRD)
[

Crooked Goose in Standale Has Amazing Wings Ready to Serve for King of the Wing 2015 [Video]

King of the Wing 2015 is less than a week away, on March 25th at The Woods in downtown Grand Rapids, and WGRD is gearing up to eat a bunch of wings with you! How do we gear up?

We eat a bunch of the wings people are bringing to serve up! How else?

Read More

Johnnie Walker/97.9 WGRD
Johnnie Walker/97.9 WGRD
[

GRD’s Dumb Internet Challenge 5 — Dragon Habanero Chicken Wings [Video]

For the fifth GRD Dumb Internet Challenge, Metalhead Ned and I went to Riverhouse Ada in Ada to see who could eat more of its delicious-but-dangerous Dragon Habañero chicken wings.

These things pack a lot of heat after a great taste up front! A lot of heat.

Read More

Riverhouse Ada
Johnnie Walker/97.9 WGRD
[

Johnnie and Ned Sample Riverhouse Ada’s 2015 King of the Wing Entry Wings [Video]

The 3rd Annual King of the Wing is coming up on March 25th, and I got to head to Ada with Ned to sample some amazing wings at Riverhouse Ada! They're one of the contestants for the wing event, and have four delicious wing flavors they're entering in the competition.

We met Christina and Ryan, the owner and chef of Riverhouse, which is a really nice restaurant on Ada, next to Gravel Bottom Brewery.

Read More

(Metalhead Ned/WGRD)
(Metalhead Ned/WGRD)
[

Contestants Gobble Up the Wings at Crooked Goose for Concert Tickets [Gallery]

This past Sunday was Super Bowl Sunday! A day celebrated by eating tons of food, drinking lots of beer, and screaming lots of obscenities at the TV.

By now, we all know the outcome of the big game, but what happened at Crooked Goose was way more entertaining than any football game.

5 hungry men ate some delicious Crooked Goose wings as fast as they could to win concert tickets,

Read More

Christian Petersen/Getty Image
Christian Petersen/Getty Image
[

Free Beer & Hot Wings: Kalamazoo Hockey Player Says ‘Meow’ Seven Times in Intermission Interview [Video]

What is it about slipping the word "meow" into a sentence that is so damn funny?

We are not sure, but we're happy people continue to do it.

Read More

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://wgrd.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Please solve this simple math problem to prove that you are a real person.

Sign up for Freeloaders quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive Freeloaders contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.