NFL team honors former cheerleader turned soldier

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NFL team honors former cheerleader turned soldier

December 23, 2013 Updated Dec 23, 2013 at 4:28 PM CDT

Rachel Washburn is being honored by the Philadelphia Eagles as a hometown hero.

Washburn was a member of the Eagles' cheerleading squad but has since moved into the United States Army where she is a decorated veteran. Find out more about this story by watching the video below.