Nathan's hot-dog eating contest 2014

Miki Sudo celebrates her victory at this year's

Miki Sudo celebrates her victory at this year's annual Nathan's hot dog eating contest at Coney Island on Friday, July 4, 2014. The 28-year-old wolfed down 34 franks and buns in 10 minutes to beat three-time defending champion Sonya Thomas aka "Black Widow." (Credit: Newsday / Alejandra Villa)

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High-ranking chowhound Joey "Jaws" Chestnut dropped to one knee and proposed to his longtime girlfriend before Friday's annual hot dog eating contest, then packed away 61 franks and buns to hold onto his coveted mustard yellow winner's belt.

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