In the spirit of the NCAA Tournament and March Madness, what better way to participate than with a Chicago pizza bracket?

It wasn’t easy, but Kevin Powell and Michael Piff from the Chicago’s Very Own Eats podcast were able to come up with a list of 64 of their favorite pizza places located in the greater Chicagoland area.

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[UPDATE] Round 1 voting closed Monday morning. You can see the winners of each region’s round 1 matchups below.

Round 2 voting has begun and goes until Thursday morning, March 23rd. Vote here!

Kevin and Michael will discuss further on the Chicago’s Very Own Eats Podcast, but feel free to tweet them your thoughts and picks at @KPowell720  and @Mike_Piff03!

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