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As Ray Lewis strutted out from the tunnel inside M&T Bank Stadium on Sunday afternoon, shimmying from left to right and doing his typical pregame dance routine, the capacity crowd decked out in Black and Purple exploded in excitement. Lewis’ last dance on the field in Baltimore was an emotional ride that saw Joe Flacco and Andrew Luck exchange ugly passes, Ray Rice fumble twice and Anquan Boldin emerge from the halftime in full Superman attire — even if only figuratively. Yet, the only constant on the day was Lewis’ fantastic play from start to finish, and that should cause some concern for Peyton Manning and his Broncos teammates. A healthy Lewis alone is a dangerous weapon for any offense to counter, even for a four and maybe soon to be five-time NFL MVP, but add in the emotional charge of impending retirement and the Broncos are on notice. The Ravens rallied around their emotional leader on Sunday, sacking Luck three times, bringing constant pressure on the rookie and forcing...
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