He’s 37 and is set to enter his 17th season in the NFL. But will this be Ray Lewis’ last? Lewis, who turned 37 in May, was emphatic after the Ravens’ AFC Championship Game loss that he was returning for 2012, but there has to be speculation and questions about whether he will play beyond [...]
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Following the Baltimore Ravens’ 23-20 defeat at the hands of the New England Patriots in Sunday’s AFC Championship Game, middle linebacker Ray Lewis shot down any notion that he will retire. Lewis, 36, said he will return to the Ravens next season, which will be his 17th in the NFL. The 13-time Pro Bowler is [...]
Did we witness middle linebacker Ray Lewis play his final home game at M&T Bank Stadium on Sunday? Following the game, ESPN’s Sal Paolantonio posed the question to Lewis, and the 36-year-old smiled. “Football is too fun for me, man,” Lewis said, via ESPN.com. “I love it too much to ever even put that thought [...]
At the beginning of the 2011 season, Ray Lewis hinted at retiring if the Baltimore Ravens won a Super Bowl and he mentioned he wanted to spend more time watching his son play. Now, Lewis has backed off that, and he’s up in the air about what he’ll do if the Ravens win a Super [...]
Over the past several weeks, the debate has begun to heat up as to exactly how much football Ravens middle linebacker Ray Lewis has left in his 36-year old tank. Lewis, a 16-year veteran, has lost a step or two as the years have passed by. He’s still effective in the run game and has [...]
With 11 days before their next game, the Baltimore Ravens held six players out of practice Wednesday. Those included were: middle linebacker Ray Lewis (toe), inside linebacker Jameel McClain (knee), left guard Ben Grubbs (toe), right guard Marshal Yanda (ribs), defensive tackle Haloti Ngata (thigh) and special teams ace Brendon Ayanbadejo (leg), according to Mike [...]
Ray Lewis’ return to the lineup after missing four games with a right turf toe injury has not quite been the return many anticipated. Now Lewis does have 20 tackles in the team’s past two games, but the Ravens defense did not look its physical self in giving up 34 points two weeks ago to [...]