Outstanding Civilian Service Award

Head coach Tom Coughlin of the New York Giants hugs U.S. Army Chief of Staff Gen. Ray Odierno after defeating the New England Patriots in Super Bowl XLVI at Lucas Oil Stadium on February 5, 2012 in Indianapolis, Indiana. The New York Giants defeated the New England Patriots 21-17. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Palladino: Giants’ Tom Coughlin Truly A Red, White, And Blue Coach

A long time ago, in a nation divided by the consequences of Vietnam, Tom Coughlin wrapped himself in the Red, White, and Blue of our flag and never loosened his hold.