Former NFL player is trying to scale the world’s Seven Summits

Former NFL player Mark Pattison is pursuing a very different sporting achievement than anything possible on the gridiron. The former wide receiver is more than halfway toward his goal of scaling the Seven Summits — a mountaineering term for reaching to the peak of the highest mountain on each of the seven continents. If Pattison achieves his goal, he will become the first former NFL player to conquer the Seven Summits and one of about 350 people throughout history who have accomplished the feat.

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