The Bears’ NFL Fan of the Year app is now open
The Bears and the NFL have announced the third annual NFL Fan of the Year contest.
The purpose of the competition is to recognize and celebrate extraordinary fans who inspire others through their love of football. Fans can submit nominations to nominate themselves or someone who deserves this award. If you know someone who rallies others to spice up the game, name them by visiting NFL.com/FanOfTheYear.
Working with all 32 clubs, this program is designed to showcase fans who have a special affinity for their local team, inspire others and show how football unites their family, friends and local communities. In Week 9 of the regular season, each team will select one fan as the “Official Fan of the Year” and win a trip to Super Bowl LVII in Glendale, Arizona, which includes two tickets plus a VIP experience.
The winner will be announced during NFL Honors and will be crowned ‘Fan of the Year’ during Super Bowl weekend, giving the fan the chance to represent their team on the NFL’s biggest platform. Last year, Destiny Blackmon was named 2021 Bears Fan of the Year at Soldier Field. Blackmon, a dedicated nurse who has worked on the front lines throughout the COVID-19 pandemic and faced cancer scare. Her love for the Bears has helped her and her family through some of their toughest times. The Bears provided him with two tickets to Super Bowl LVI, including round-trip airfare, a four-day hotel stay in Los Angeles, two NFL Honors event passes and more. .