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EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - DECEMBER 13: Head coach Tom Coughlin of the New York Giants talks with field judge Scott Edwards about a play against the Philadelphia Eagles at Giants Stadium on December 13, 2009 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)
  Other than being one of the most decorated coaches in the NFL, New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin is widely regarded as being one of the most stand-up individuals around the league. Today, the Tom Coughlin Jay Fund announced that it will be holding the eighth annual Champions for Children Gala at Cipriani (110 East 42nd street between Lexington and Park Ave.) in Manhattan on Friday, October 12th. This year's event will be honoring Dick Ebersol (creator of "Sunday Night Football") and Curtis Arledge ( CEO, Bank of New York Mellon Investment Management) for their outstanding record of civil service.   The Jay Fund was established in honor of Jay McGillis, a Boston College football player that died on July 3rd, 1992, seven months after being diagnosed with Leukemia. Since the inception of the Jay Fund in 1996, the charity has helped raise millions of dollars to aid families of children with cancer.. Here's the official description of the Tom Coughlin Jay ...
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