He did, and Dennis May won the year before that. I doubt either would ask for outside help.
Couple of categories? You get to choose one meat in advance.
Are you going to be the head cook? If so there was a very important deadline for head cooks last month and packets were sent out some time ago. There is one more "must attend" meeting on Friday the 14th at the Astrodome at 10:00am. Just an FYI....