The M&T Bank Touchdown for Teachers program honors teachers for their outstanding service to their schools and communities.
This extension of the program provides a million more students across the country with the tools to play NFL FLAG.
Youth leagues, middle schools and high schools are eligible for more than $1 million in equipment grants.
The second six-week, community-wide challenge runs from April 20 through May 31.
Fred Jackson is the recipient of the Jefferson Award for Greatest Public Service by an Athlete.
Young and competitive Selena Maldonado placed second nationally to earn a trip to Seattle to compete in the Punt, Pass & Kick Championship.
The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Distinguished Service Award was established by the Monday Quarterback Club in 1986 to honor meritorious service to the Bills.
The prestigious on- and off-the-field honor has been awarded to the veteran running back and community all-star.
A fan vote will determine captains for annual squad that honors the best technique for young players to emulate.
Each NFL team nominated one player for the award, which will recognize annually NFL players who exemplify outstanding sportsmanship on the field.