Aaron Donald continues to rack up the accolades and awards this offseason forward of the NFL Honors demonstrate the night forward of the Sizable Bowl. On Thursday, the 101 Awards announced that Donald has been named NFC Defensive Player of the twelve months.
Here is the fourth time Donald has received the award, which is the most ever by a participant in the NFC. He also took home the honor in 2015, 2017 and 2018.
Donald modified into once named a Professional Bowler for the seventh time and voted a significant-crew All-Professional for the sixth straight season this year after ranking 2d in the NFL with 13.5 sacks and main in pressures (98).
T.J. Watt, Donald’s significant competition for AP Defensive Player of the twelve months, modified into once named AFC Defensive Player of the twelve months at the 101 Awards, as effectively, after main the league with 15 sacks, 23 tackles for loss and 41 QB hits.
The AP award will be announced at the NFL Honors demonstrate on Saturday, Feb. 6. Donald is looking out out for to purchase it for the third time in his occupation, all in the final four seasons.
The 101 Awards is a gala hosted by the Chiefs every year, celebrating the high performers from the season. It’s the oldest awards even dedicated to the NFL, dating inspire to 1969. The awards are voted on by 101 national media contributors.