Gregory Alan Lewis Jr. is an American football coach and former player. He was born on February 12, 1980.
He is the National Football League’s running backs coach for the Kansas City Chiefs (NFL). In the NFL, he spent eight seasons as a wide receiver.
In 2003, the Philadelphia Eagles signed him as an undrafted free agent after he played college football for Illinois.
Between 2003 and 2008, he spent six seasons with the Philadelphia Eagles and two seasons with the Minnesota Vikings.
Lewis has worked as an assistant coach for the University of San Diego, San Jose State, the Pittsburgh Panthers, Eagles, and the Kansas City Chiefs, among others.
Lewis went to Rich South High School in Richton Park, Illinois, and his No. 8 jersey was retired by the school in 2004. Lewis enrolled at the University of Illinois as a walk-on for the football team.
Greg Lewis Super Bowl Records
Greg Lewis never won the Super Bowl as a player. His dream of a Super Bowl Award came through when he helped the Chiefs as a coach to a Super Bowl Championship.
In separate Super Bowl appearances, the former wide receiver is the only individual to have both played and coached under Reid.
In Super Bowl XXXIX in Jacksonville in 2005, Lewis caught a touchdown pass for Reid’s Eagles, but they lost to the New England Patriots. After that, Lewis coached the wide receivers for the Kansas City Chiefs in their Super Bowl LIV victory over the San Francisco 49ers.