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Career Highlights


USA Today All American at Pleasant Grove High School

During high school, Arik had 126 tackles and 7.5 sacks. He was a four-star recruit by and sixth best defensive end in his class.


Pac 12
Champion with Oregon Ducks

During his Junior season, Arik led the 3rd ranked Oregon Ducks over the 8th ranked Arizona Wildcats 51-13 to capture the Pac 12 Championship.


Drafted 17th Overall by 49ers

Arik made his NFL debut in the season opener against NFC rival Minnesota Vikings.


Ranked 3rd overall lineman for stopping run (according to PFF)

If you're going to run, run the other way.


Creates the Armstead Academic Project

Arik launched his vision to positively impact the Sacramento Public School system by serving our students and providing equality.


Voted by fans #1 DT in NFC

Going hard on every down has its advantages.


Leads 49ers with 10 sacks

Arik never met a quarterback he didn't want to sack. That's life in the NFL as a Defensive Tackle.


Plays in Super Bowl LIV

In Super Bowl LIV against the Kansas City Chiefs, Armstead recorded 3 tackles during the 31–20 loss.


Signs $85 million extension with 49ers

Hard work pays off. The 5 year extension means Arik will be having an impact on the Bay area for years to come.


Arik Armstead Named 49ers Nominee for Walter Payton Man of the Year

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49ers Star Arik Armstead makes another big donation to help Sacramento-area students

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Arik Armstead Reads to Students in Style Courtesy of Zenni Eyewear

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Fox 40

Arik Armstead Donates $250,000 to Start After School Program

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DL Arik Armstead Named 49ers Nominee for Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year Presented by Nationwide

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San Francisco's Arik Armstead Named Week 10 NFLPA Community MVP

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49ers’ Arik Armstead Is On A Mission To Ensure Every Student Has Access To Quality Education.

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Sports Illustrated

For 49ers Star Arik Armstead, Making an Impact Starts With Educational Equality

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Storytime with Arik Armstead

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Dedicated to ensuring that every student, no matter their socioeconomic status, has direct access to the resources they need to thrive, the Armstead Academic Project supports students in Sacramento and the Bay Area of California, on the premise that a zip code should not define student opportunity.

91Six Charity Weekend

Arik's annual charity weekend in Sacramento benefiting the Armstead Academic Project which includes his 91Six Gala, Free Youth Football Camp and more.

91Six Youth Football Camps

Armstead hosts a Youth Football Camp in his home town of Sacramento, CA. Wanting to be a positive influence on his community, he hosts approximately 150 boys and girls from the local area.

91Six Annual Charity Gala

Arik's Annual Charity Gala in Sacramento where he invites all of his teammates to raise money for the Armstead Academic Project.

91Six Health Fair

The annual 91Six Family Health Fair provides services such as screening, behavioral health services, dental wellness, natutional services & education, and more.

91Six Talent Showcase

Gathering local young talent for a night of family entertainment, the Sac Helping Hands Foundation hosts a free Benefit Concert for a fun and heartwarming night. Donations go to local causes such as the Mercy San Juan's brand new NICU.

UC Davis Children’s Hospital Christmas Toy Giveaway

For the fifth year in a row, Arik has brought bought hundreds of toys, electronics and gift cards for kids undergoing treatment.

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Arik has leveraged his influence as a spokesperson for some of your favorite regional, national, and international brands. Whether on the field or behind the camera, Arik means business. Arik is always engaged and looking to partner and invest with brands and organizations that ultimately reflect shared core values.

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