Donovan, Ripken to receive Courage Awards

February 03, 1996

The Ed Block Courage Award Foundation has announced its 1995 award recipients, to be presented in a ceremony March 19 at Martin's West.

One representative from each NFL team will receive a Courage Award.

Special awards also will be given to Baltimore Colts Hall of Famer Art Donovan and Cal Ripken Jr., who will receive the first Courage Award presented to a baseball player. In the 17-year existence of the ceremony, awards have been presented to NFL players only.

For ticket information, call (410) 821-6252.

The NFL recipients are:

Garrison Hearst, RB, Arizona Cardinals; Erik Williams, T, Dallas Cowboys; Chris Calloway, WR, New York Giants; Charlie Garner, RB, Philadelphia Eagles; Kent Taylor, S, Washington, Redskins; Vinson Smith, LB, Chicago Bears; Aubrey Matthews, WR, Detroit Lions; Reggie White, DE, Green Bay Packers; John Randle, DT, Minnesota Vikings; Paul Gruber, OT, Tampa Bay Buccaneers; Alton Montgomery, S, Atlanta Falcons; Ron Wolfley, RB, St. Louis Rams; Lee Deramus, WR, New Orleans Saints; Dennis Brown, DE, San Francisco 49ers; Brett Maxie, S, Carolina Panthers.

Jim Kelly, QB, Buffalo Bills; Wendell Davis, WR, Indianapolis Colts; Dan Marino, QB, Miami Dolphins; Vincent Brown, LB, New England Patriots; Kyle Clifton, LB, New York Jets; David Klingler, QB, Cincinnati Bengals; Bennie Thompson, S, Cleveland Browns; Barron Wortham, LB, Houston Oilers; Jerry Olsavsky, LB, Pittsburgh Steelers; Paul Frase, DT, Jacksonville Jaguars; Dave Wyman, LB, Denver Broncos; John Alt, OT, Kansas City Chiefs; Don Mosebar, C, Oakland Raiders; Eric Moten, G, San Diego Chargers; Brian Blades, WR, Seattle Seahawks.

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