Walter Payton Man of the Year
Arik Armstead Named 49ers 2022 Walter Payton Man of the Year Nominee
Bay Area students surprised Arik Armstead with his third Walter Payton Man of the Year nomination, presented by Nationwide.
49ers Wisdom Sessions with 100 Black Men of the Bay Area
John Lynch, players and members of the personnel department welcomed 49ers Social Justice grantee, 100 Black Men of the Bay Area's, local high school and college students for an in-person mentoring session at Levi's® Stadium as part of their monthly 49ers Wisdom Session in partnership with the Mentoring Opportunity League.
Arik Armstead Tackles Educational Equality to #InspireChange
49ers defensive end Arik Armstead worked in his hometown of Sacramento to ensure every student, no matter their socioeconomic status, has direct access to a quality education through a positive learning environment and resources needed in order to thrive and be successful. Learn more about the Armstead Academic Project.
Top Photos of Arik Armstead's Work in the Community
View some of Arik Armstead's best moments in the community with the 49ers and his foundation, the Armstead Academic Project. To honor his extensive work in the community, the 49ers have named Armstead as their 2020 Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year nominee, presented by Nationwide.