The NFL and USAA, the NFL’s Official Military Appreciation Sponsor, announced nominees for the second annual NFL Salute to Service Award and Bills owner Ralph Wilson is the nominee for the Bills.
2012 SALUTE TO SERVICE TEAM NOMINEES
|Atlanta Falcons||Mike Smith, Head Coach|
|Baltimore Ravens||John Harbaugh, Head Coach|
|Buffalo Bills||Ralph C. Wilson, Owner and President|
|Carolina Panthers||Ron Rivera, Head Coach|
|Chicago Bears||Charles Tillman, DB|
|Cincinnati Bengals||Paul Brondhaver, Game Day Volunteer|
|Cleveland Browns||Joe Thomas, OT|
|Dallas Cowboys||Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders|
|Denver Broncos||Denver Broncos Cheerleaders|
|Houston Texans||Gary Kubiak, Head Coach|
|Indianapolis Colts||Pat McAfee, P|
|Jacksonville Jaguars||Mike Mularkey, Head Coach|
|Kansas City Chiefs||Robert Alberino, VP Media/Marketing|
|Minnesota Vikings||Jared Allen, DE|
|New Orleans Saints||Joe Vitt, Assistant Head Coach/Linebackers|
|New York Giants||Tom Coughlin, Head Coach|
|New York Jets||Ben Kotwica, Assistant Special Teams Coach|
|Philadelphia Eagles||DeSean Jackson, WR|
|Pittsburgh Steelers||Troy Polamalu, S|
|Seattle Seahawks||Mike Flood, VP Community Relations|
|St. Louis Rams||Jeff Fisher, Head Coach|
|Tampa Bay Buccaneers||Mark Dominik, GM|
|Washington Redskins||Darrel Young, FB|
Mr. Wilson served in the Navy in World War II and has supported numerous Veteran causes.
Teams from around the league nominated NFL players, alumni, and personnel who demonstrate an exemplary commitment to honoring and supporting the military community. USAA is a leading provider of insurance and other services to members of the U.S. military and their families.
Fans can visit www.millionfansalute.com to view videos of NFL team’s supporting their local military units, download and share photos, and offer a salute to the military on behalf of their favorite team. NFL cities with the most salutes will earn rewards for their local military community from USAA.
To read each team’s Salute to Service nomination, visit www.nfl.com/salute.
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