Another exciting NFL season in the books... Time for offseason recovery, re-living a Super Bowl that saw an NFL great ride off into the sunset, and time to watch every team's move as they work toward building their teams for the future. But no offseason would be complete without honoring those who made this past season truly one to remember.
Pittcraft is proud to partner once again with The Committee of 101 as a sponsor for the 46th annual 101 Awards, Kansas City's Annual Salute to Professional Football and the nations longest running awards ceremony dedicated exclusively to the NFL. Following each National Football League season since 1969, one hundred and one members of the national media select the Offensive Player of the Year, Defensive Player of the Year and Coach of the Year in the American Football Conference and National Football Conference. In 2008, the 101 added the Lamar Hunt Award for Professional Football to honor the life and legacy of the late owner of the Kansas City Chiefs. The newest addition to the lineup was a Salute to the Champions presentation honoring the current years Super Bowl Champions that kicked the event off to a proper start.
This year’s event honored a star-studded cast from around the league. From the AFC were Houston Texans Defensive End J.J. Watt, Offensive honoree from the New England Patriots, Tom Brady, and Kansas City Chiefs Head Coach Andy Reid. From the NFC: Carolina Panthers Quarterback, and 2014 Associated Press NFL MVP, Cam Newton, Los Angeles Rams Defensive Tackle Aaron Donald, and two-time Associated Press Coach of the year from the Carolina Panthers, Ron Rivera. Representing the Super Bowl Champion Denver Broncos was Pro Bowl Defensive back, and KU Alumni Aquib Talib. The icing on the cake were the honorees representing this years Lamar Hunt Award winner Super Bowl I, Hall of fame players Bobby Bell from the Kansas City Chiefs, along with Green Bay Packers running back Jim Taylor.
Pittcraft’s twenty plus year involvement with this prestigious event allows them the opportunity to not only provided graphic design services, but reproduce items such as the event program, tickets, marketing folders, ticket holders, signage and more. Pittcraft is proud to continue to sponsor such a prestigious one-of-a-kind event!
Proceeds from this year’s event will benefit The University of Kansas Hospital, a not-for-profit organization that receives no local or state funding and, instead, relies on generous philanthropy and proper fiscal management.