Eleven players were named their team’s recipient of Ed Block Courage Award on Friday. They are: Buffalo Bills running back Taiwan Jones; Los Angeles Chargers tackle Joe Barksdale; Oakland Raiders tight end Jared Cook; Pittsburgh Steelers middle linebacker Ryan Shazier; Arizona Cardinals defensive end Markus Golden; Chicago Bears tight end Zach Miller; Detroit Lions defensive end Kerry Hyder Jr.; Los Angeles Rams cornerback Sam Shields; New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr.; Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz; and Washington Redskins running back Chris Thompson. The honor recognizes a representative from each of the 32 teams who exemplifies professionalism, courage to overcome adversity and community service. The award is named after Block, the longtime head trainer for the Baltimore Colts who worked to help improve the lives of children. The 41st Ed Block Courage Award Gala will be held Saturday, March 23, 2019, at 5 p.m. at Renaissance Harbor Place Hotel in Baltimore.