Originally written on Football Nation  |  Last updated 1/23/13
Ray Lewis Calling It Quits Whether or not the Baltimore Ravens beat the San Francisco 49ers, playing his last game in the Super Bowl is the perfect way for Ray Lewis, one of the greatest linebackers ever to play the game, to end his career.This will be Lewis’ second Super Bowl as he and the Baltimore defense led the Ravens to a Super Bowl XXV victory over the New York Giants. In that game Lewis had three tackles, two assists, and four passes defended and passionately led the Ravens defense which garnered him Super Bowl MVP honors.In his regular season career Lewis has racked up 1,558 total tackles, 41.5 sacks, 19 forced fumbles, 19 fumble recoveries, three interceptions, and 119 passes defended. In post season play Lewis has 128 total tackles, two sacks, three forced fumbles, a fumble recovery, two interceptions and an interception returned for a touchdown.Lewis has received Pro Bowl honors 13 times, First-Team All-Pro honors seven times, and has been name the AP Defensive Player of...
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