National Pro Tour BBQ

Scott Burton shows off the mouthwatering ribs that kept people stopping by his grill. He was at the National Pro BBQ Tour on July 1 at Sam’s Club, 8480 U.S. 64, Bartlett. Thirty competition BBQ teams battled it out for a chance to win a $20,000 prize purse and to advance to the national championship. To see the list of winners (including some highly entertaining barbecue team names), go to bit.ly/NatlProBBQ.

Scott Burton shows off the mouthwatering ribs that kept people stopping by his grill. He was at the National Pro BBQ Tour on July 1 at Sam’s Club, 8480 U.S. 64, Bartlett. Thirty competition BBQ teams battled it out for a chance to win a $20,000 prize purse and to advance to the national championship. To see the list of winners (including some highly entertaining barbecue team names), go to bit.ly/NatlProBBQ. Photos by John Collins.

Lilly Ann Stansbury, who is three and a half, puts her entire concentration into taking a big bite of barbecued chicken at the National Pro BBQ Tour in Bartlett on July 1.

Lilly Ann Stansbury, who is three and a half, puts her entire concentration into taking a big bite of barbecued chicken at the National Pro BBQ Tour in Bartlett on July 1.