BANK OF AMERICA STADIUM OR THE PANTHERS WILL SOON TAKE ON THE TEXANS IN THEIR FIRST PRESEASON GAME. IF YOU ARE HEADING TO THE GROCERY STORE FOR PREPARING SNACKS TONIGHT YOU MAY NOTICE CHICKEN WINGS ARE PRETTY PRICEY. WE ASKED STEVE SBRACCIA WHAT IS THE DEAL WITH THE WINGS COSTING SO MUCH? Reporter: CHICKEN WINGS ONCE CONSIDERED A THROW AWAY PART BECAUSE I DON’T HAVE A LOT OF ME NOW COSTS BIG BOX. THE REASON IS QUITE SIMPLE. THOUGH CHICKENS CAN’T FLY, THE PRICE OF THEIR WINGS HAS SOARED. AT GROCERY STORES LIKE THOSE AND GARNERED THE INCREASING PRICE OF WINGS HAS SHOPPERS THINKING OF ALTERNATIVES. I LOOK FOR THE CHEAPER OPTION AT DIFFERENT STORES RATHER THAN THE FRESH CHICKEN WINGS. Reporter: AT THE GROCERY STORE’S ARE TOO EXPENSIVE AND BREAST AND DRUMSTICKS ARE ALTERNATIVES BUT IF YOU RUN A WING BASE BUSINESS THE PRICE IS PICKING AWAY AT YOUR BOTTOM LINE. SOMATIC CHICKEN PRICES ARE IN HISTORIC PRICES. Reporter: WINGS IN RALEIGH SELLS A LOT OF THESE GUYS. FOR A WHILE THEY TRY TO ABSORB THE COST SO THE CUSTOMER WOULD NOT HAVE TO PAY SO MUCH BUT EVENTUALLY THEY PUT A SURCHARGE BECAUSE OF THE PRICING. THAT MIGHT NOT BE THE END OF IT. ARE YOU THINKING OF TAKING THE CHICKEN OFF THE MENU? WE HAVE CONTINUED DOING A MARKET PRICE. Reporter: BUFFALO WILD WINGS SAW PROFITS DROP 63% LAST QUARTER. CEO BLAMING IT ON HISTORIC HIGH LEVELS FOR THE COST OF WINGS. CHICKEN WINGS ARE HOT AND NOT JUST BECAUSE THEY ARE FRIED. EVERYBODY WANTS THEM. THERE ARE SO MANY PLACES SERVING THEM. THE DEMAND IS EXTREME HIGH. Reporter: FOR EXAMPLE NATIONAL FRANCHISES ALSO WINGS NOW AS DO MANY PIZZA FRANCHISES NATIONALLY. ALL THAT UP THE DEMAND. Reporter: FOR THE FORESEEABLE FUTURE YOU WILL PAY MORE SCRATCH BECAUSE THE PRICE