Under the Radar

From NFL Cheerleader to Army Intelligence Officer

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Amy Washburn was a Philadelphia Eagles cheerleader while she was studying history at Drexel University. She was also in Army ROTC and became an Army intelligence officer in Afghanistan after college graduation.

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She served as part of a special mission to relate to local women in ways that would be culturally inappropriate for male troops. Amy just returned from a second tour there and will be honored Sunday night as a "Hometown Hero" by the Eagles during their game with the Chicago Bears. You can see some more photos and read the whole story at USA Today.

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