Boston College Football Team Helps Give Back in Third Annual Lift for Life Event

The Boston College football team made a pretty big sacrifice on Friday afternoon. Some of the Eagles got together for the third annual Lift for Life event in the sweltering heat.

Members of the BC football team showcased their strength and stamina with a variety of exercises, all for a good cause. The third annual event continues to help raise money for the Sarcoma Foundation of America.

Of course, former BC linebacker Mark Herzlich battled Ewing's sarcoma during his time at Boston College.'s Chantel McCabe caught up with some of the Eagles on Friday afternoon. See what they had to say about the event in the video above.

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