Central Michigan head coach Brian Kelly, Eastern Michigan head coach Jeff Genyk, Michigan State head coach John L. Smith and Western Michigan head coach Bill Cubit as well as selected players from each program will gather to preview the upcoming season.
Michigan head coach Lloyd Carr declined an invitation to participate in the Kickoff Luncheon due to a scheduling conflict with U-M's Fantasy Football (Camp) Experience.
Tickets for the 2006 Kickoff Luncheon are priced at $25 each for Mid-Michigan Chapter members and $30 each for non-members. Tables of eight are available for $200 each for chapter members and $240 each for non-members. The deadline for ticket applications is Monday, July 31.
Reservations for the 2006 Kickoff Luncheon can be made by sending a check or money order (payable to Mid-Michigan Touchdown Club) to: Mid-Michigan Touchdown Club, P.O. Box 949, Okemos, MI 48805-0949. For additional information regarding the Mid-Michigan Touchdown Club or the 2006 Kickoff Luncheon, call John Lewandowski at (517) 355-2271.