Former Eagles player to climb Mount Kilimanjaro with other NFL names

    Chad Lewis, Jeff Fisher and Ted Brusch will set off next week for Mount Kilimanjaro. Lewis, a former Eagles tight end, will join the ex-Tennessee Titans coach and retired New England Patriots linebacker for the uphill hike with four injured service members.
    As part of the Wounded Warrior Project, the group plans to climb 19,000 feet between May 13 and 19. They’ll meet Monday at Ground Zero in New York before departing for Tanzania.

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