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FedEx Air & Ground® NFL Awards Return for 16th Season


FedEx to Continue Weekly Donations to the USO in the Name of the Best
Quarterback and Running Back as Voted for by Fans

FedEx Corp. (NYSE:FDX), the Official Delivery Service Sponsor of the
NFL, announced that the FedEx Air & Ground NFL Players of the Week and
Players of the Year Awards will return for the 16th season.
The FedEx Air & Ground NFL Players of the Week fan-voting program
highlights the week's best quarterback and running back performances
with monetary awards going to the USO, a military support organization.

Through FedEx
, FedEx will make a weekly $2,000 donation to the USO in each
of the winners' names, totaling $4,000 per week. These donations will
help support USO
SM, which provides resources and personalized
services to assist former service members and military spouses in their
transition back to civilian life.

This year, first overall NFL Draft pick in 2003 and former NFL
quarterback Carson Palmer will serve as the primary spokesperson of the

"As a two-time winner of the FedEx Air NFL Player of the Year award, it
is an honor to be part of this program," said Palmer. "I am incredibly
proud of our military and know how much these weekly donations from
FedEx mean to the USO and our service personnel who are transitioning
back to civilian life."

In addition to the annual donations to the USO through the FedEx Air &
Ground NFL Awards, FedEx is working with the USO, Washington Redskins
and Tennessee Titans to create the FedEx Football Fellowship program,
which will provide on-the-job professional experiences to four former
service members.

"FedEx is honored to continue our support of the USO for the third
consecutive year through the FedEx Air & Ground NFL Player of the Week
Awards, which encourages football fans to give back to our service
members," said Patrick Fitzgerald, senior vice president, FedEx
Integrated Marketing and Communications. "We're especially excited that
part of this year's weekly donation will help four veterans, through the
FedEx Football Fellowship, acquire skills and experiences that serve as
pathways to meaningful civilian careers."

Following Monday Night Football each week, three quarterbacks and
three running backs who display the best passing and rushing
performances during that game week will be nominated for the FedEx Air &
Ground NFL Player of the Week Awards. Fans will have until Thursday at 3
p.m. ET to cast their vote online at
and on Twitter
and Facebook.

"The USO is proud to again be selected as the beneficiary of FedEx's
generous efforts through the FedEx Air & Ground NFL Players of the Week
Awards," said Michael Hoar, USO Vice President of Corporate Alliances.
"The funding from this program is vital in supporting transitioning
service members and their spouses, and we're excited to work with FedEx,
the Washington Redskins and Tennessee Titans to give four transitioning
service members the opportunity of a lifetime and insight into the
various career paths that support an NFL team on and off the field."

At the end of the season, three quarterbacks and three running backs
will be nominated for the FedEx Air & Ground NFL Players of the Year
Awards, with the winners announced in the lead-up to Super Bowl LIII in

Through the FedEx Cares global giving initiative, FedEx is donating $200
million to 200 communities around the world by 2020.

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About FedEx Corp.

FedEx Corp. (NYSE:FDX) provides customers and businesses worldwide with
a broad portfolio of transportation, e-commerce and business services.
With annual revenues of $65 billion, the company offers integrated
business solutions through operating companies competing collectively
and managed collaboratively, under the respected FedEx brand.
Consistently ranked among the world's most admired and trusted
employers, FedEx inspires its more than 425,000 team members to remain
focused on safety, the highest ethical and professional standards and
the needs of their customers and communities. To learn more about how
FedEx connects people and possibilities around the world, please visit

About the USO

The USO strengthens America's military service members by keeping them
connected to family, home and country, throughout their service to the
nation. At hundreds of locations worldwide, we are united in our
commitment to connect our service members and their families through
countless acts of caring, comfort, and support. The USO is a private,
non-profit organization, not a government agency. Our programs, services
and entertainment tours are made possible by the American people,
support of our corporate partners and the dedication of our volunteers
and staff. To join us in this important mission, and to learn more about
the USO, please visit

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