4 NFL coaches to visit troops in Persian Gulf

NEW YORK (AP) — NFL coaches Brad Childress, John Fox, Marvin Lewis and Andy Reid will visit troops in the Persian Gulf this summer on a USO Tour.

The league said Monday that the Minnesota Vikings' Childress, the Carolina Panthers' Fox, the Cincinnati Bengals' Lewis and the Philadelphia Eagles' Reid will take part in its second coaches tour.

Tom Coughlin of the Giants, Jeff Fisher of the Titans, John Harbaugh of the Ravens and former Steelers coach Bill Cowher and ex-Buccaneers coach Jon Gruden traveled to Iraq last year.