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ADVISORY/ --PHOTO OPPORTUNITY-- Jacksonville Jaguars Coach Tom Coughlin to Visit Thomas Jefferson Elementary School As 'Staples Coach of the Week'

Thomas Jefferson Elementary School to Receive a $5,000 Staples Gift Certificate

WHAT:    Student assembly to celebrate "Staples Coach of the Week" 
         award with presentation by Coach Tom Coughlin of the 
         Jacksonville Jaguars.

WHEN:    Tuesday, March 23, 1999
         10 am.

WHERE:   Thomas Jefferson Elementary School
         8233 Nevada St., Jacksonville, Florida 32220

         ph - (904) 693-7500
         Ms. Joyce Goodwin, Principal

WHO:     -- Coach Tom Coughlin, Jacksonville Jaguars
         -- Thomas Jefferson Elementary School students and faculty
         -- Marty Pasco, ProServe

DETAILS: Marty Pasco from ProServe will present Thomas Jefferson 
         Elementary School with a $5,000 Staples gift certificate as 
         winners of the "Staples Coach of the Week" program.
         Coach Tom Coughlin will address the students during the

         Coach Tom Coughlin was named the "Staples Coach of the Week" 
         for the game played against the Cincinnati Bengals on Sunday, 
         November 29th.
         The "Staples Coach of the Week" program is run in partnership
         with the National Football League and CBS. Each week, one 
         head coach whose team played an outstanding game, is honored 
         by NFL representatives. An independent judging organization 
         randomly selects an entry sent in on behalf of an accredited 
         K-12 school in that football team's area. The winning school 
         receives a $5,000 gift certificate from Staples. There were 
         17 winners in all. The Thomas Jefferson Elementary School was
         the 13th winner in the contest last year.

NOTE:    Coach Tom Coughlin, Thomas Jefferson Elementary School 
         officials and Marty Pasco of ProServe will be available for 
         interviews after the presentation.

     CONTACT: Mike Stenhouse, Staples       Joyce Goodwin, Principal
              (508) 253-9766                (904) 693-7500