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The linebacker position turned out to be a critical part to teams defenses in the 2012 season.Baltimore Ravens linebacker Ray Lewis was one of the fortunate players that faced a season-ending injury only to make his return in the Ravens wild-card round 24-9 win over the Indianapolis Colts.When most fans and the media that at best Lewis' return was more for his inspirational role; Lewis was all over the field leading the vaunted Ravens defense in tackles with 13, with 1 for a loss and had a defended pass that should have gone for an interception.Even though Ray Lewis was able to make a recovery and push the Ravens into the Super Bowl; they are still going to have to replace a leader that has been on their team from the beginning.Here are 10 linebackers that will be available that teams should look at to strengthen up the center of their defenses.Kevin Minter – Was a finalist for the Butkus award in 2012 as a junior at LSU. Minter had 140 tackles, 4 sacks, 1 interception, and 5 de...
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Baltimore Ravens linebacker Ray Lewis will retire in style with these gold-colored cleats that he’ll wear against the San Francisco 49ers in the Super Bowl. Under Armour’s FW13 cleats tell much of Lewis’ story. Lewis' kicks have “Psalms 91” on the toe — just like the T-shirt he wore under his pads during his final home game on Jan. 6.
Ravens vs. 49ers Sunday – 2/3/13 6:30 PM This Sunday at 6:30pm will kick off Super Bowl XLVII and it will be the first Super Bowl coached by a pair of brothers. Jim Harbaugh, coach of the Niners, and John Harbaugh, coach of the Ravens have led their teams through the playoffs and will meet on the biggest stage of them all, Super Bowl Sunday in New Orleans. Sunday will be the...
Denver Mayor Michael Hancock agreed to film a video of himself doing the Ray Lewis dance to pay off a bet with Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake after the Ravens beat the Broncos in the AFC playoffs.
After allegedly hurting himself while practicing the move, Mayor Hancock finally delivered on his promise. This video showing Hancock doing the Ray Lewis dance while Nelly...
Super Bowl Sunday is just days away now, and for the first time that I can remember, the main attraction is a defender. Ray Lewis, the Baltimore Ravens star linebacker, has the gravitas to command the attention of every camera, the popping of every light-bulb, and the awe of every eye on the biggest stage in American sports, when he runs out of the tunnel at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome...
There are always two sides to the story. And in this instance, for Ray Lewis, it’s good news that he is temporarily off the hook for allegedly taking deer antler velvet spray.
According to CBS Sports, S.W.A.T.S. owner Mitch Ross has publicly apologized to Lewis for the Sports Illustrated article this past week.
“I never saw Ray put [the spray] in his mouth,” Ross said during...
As part of a bet with Baltimore mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake, Denver mayor Michael Hancock promised that he would do the "Ray Lewis dance" if the Broncos lost to the Ravens in the AFC divisional playoff round.
That was a few weeks ago and it appears that Michael had finally paid off his debt to Baltimore:
In case you forgot, Hancock had to pay off a bet in 2012...
Prior to the AFC Divisional Round Match up of the Denver Broncos and Baltimore Ravens Denver Mayor Michael Hancock placed a friendly wager with friend and colleague Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake.
Baltimore won the game and it was reported that Hancock injured himself preparing for dance . Well, he is all healed up and made good on his bet. Pretty good rendition of the...
Can there be too much of a good thing? It appears so with Ravens LB Ray Lewis's comments this week. Lewis came under fire for his involvement with a PED. instead of answering media questions, he attacked his accuser and the media asking questions about the issue.
The entire football season comes down to this week, and this week can be best summed up by this grainy picture of Baltimore Ravens’ linebacker Ray Lewis and ‘Inside Edition’ reporter Katherine Webb (and some poor, nameless bugger). Ray Lewis and Katherine Webb aren’t dating, but the way this week has gone, would it surprise you if they were?
I don’t know if you noticed, but I generally avoided discussing all the little storylines associated with the Super Bowl this year. In my mind, many of them are irrelevant, and a lot of them are annoying, Let’s cut through all of them from least pertinent/most annoying to the most pertinent/least annoying.
- Ray Lewis is retiring: He is still playing in this game, right? Right...