Event Information

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47th Annual 101 Awards

Date
February 26, 2017
Time
VIP Reception - 5:00
Dinner & Awards Presentations - 6:00
Location
Westin Crown Center Hotel
Kansas City, MO
Attire
Black Tie
Show Hosts
Curt Menefee – Fox Sports
Trent Green – CBS Sports

101 Awards

AFC Offensive Player of the Year -  Tom Brady, New England Patriots
NFC Offensive Player of the Year -  Ezekiel Elliott, Dallas Cowboys
AFC Defensive Player of the Year -  Khalil Mack, Oakland Raiders
NFC Defensive Player of the Year -  Landon Collins, New York Giants
AFC Coach of the Year - Jack Del Rio, Oakland Raiders
NFC Coach of the Year - Jason Garrett, Dallas Cowboys
Lamar Hunt Award for Professional Football - TBD, February 2017

Presenters

Each national honoree will be presented with the prestigious 101 trophy from a football dignitary who has been instrumental in his career.  Clark Hunt will make the presentation of the Lamar Hunt Award for Professional Football.

Chiefs Awards

Mack Lee Hill Award (Rookie of the Year) - TBD, Announced February 2017
Derrick Thomas Award (Most Valuable Player) - TBD, Announced February 2017

Tickets and Sponsorships

Attendance at the 101 Awards gala is comprised primarily of companies, organizations and individuals who are sponsors of the event. Four levels of sponsorship are available that include various benefits at the event as well as special opportunities with the Kansas City Chiefs, including Chiefs Fantasy CampClick for 101 Awards Sponsorship information.

Tuxedo Rental

We are proud to partner with Men’s Wearhouse as sponsor of the 47th annual 101 Awards event.  For information on discounted tuxedo rentals, please click here. 

Event Beneficiary

Proceeds from this year’s event will benefit The University of Kansas Hospital, a public authority that receives no local or state funding and, instead, relies on generous philanthropy and proper fiscal management. Since 2011 the 101 Awards has generated almost 1 million dollars for its beneficiaries.

Information

Justin Ricklefs – Kansas City Chiefs
816.920.4238
jricklefs@chiefs.nfl.com

47th Annual 101 Steering Committee

Mike Brown – Burns & McDonnell, 101 Chairman
CiCi Rojas – Central Exchange
Chase McAnulty – Charlie Hustle
Kirk Schnurbusch – Coca-Cola
Lisa Ginter – CommunityAmerica Credit Union
Tyler Epp – Kansas City Chiefs
Justin Ricklefs – Kansas City Chiefs
Tim Cowden – Kansas City Area Development Council
Bill George – Kansas City Transportation Group
Chris Habiger – McDonald’s
Gary Heise – Premier Sports Management
Brian Johnston – Sponsorship Focus
Shawn Long – The University of Kansas Hospital
Janice Benjamin – The University of Kansas Hospital
Tammy Butterfield – The University of Kansas Hospital
Charles Rozanski – The University of Kansas Hospital
Gayle Sweitzer – The University of Kansas Hospital
Josh Brewster – Trozzolo Communications