Hero of the Gridiron

By Jerry Pinkus, N.Y. GiantsJanuary 23, 2008

Lt. Col. Greg Gadson (U.S. Military Academy class of 1989), was an honorary team captain for the N.Y. Giants, along with Hall of Fame Linebacker Harry Carson, during the National Football Conference Championship game Jan. 20 at Lambeau Field in Green Bay, Wisc. Gadson lost both legs in Iraq. His son Jaelen attended the game with him.
1 / 1 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Lt. Col. Greg Gadson (U.S. Military Academy class of 1989), was an honorary team captain for the N.Y. Giants, along with Hall of Fame Linebacker Harry Carson, during the National Football Conference Championship game Jan. 20 at Lambeau Field in Green Bay, Wisc. Gadson lost both legs in Iraq. His son Jaelen attended the game with him. (Photo Credit: Jerry Pinkus, N.Y. Giants) VIEW ORIGINAL