Originally posted on The Penalty Flag  |  Last updated 10/19/12
By now the entire football universe has heard that Baltimore Ravens Middle Linebacker Ray Lewis is out for the season with a torn triceps muscle. The injury will bring to an early end Lewis’ 17th NFL season and will be the future Hall of Famer’s 3rd trip to the Injured Reserve list in his career.
While many in the sports world are speculating on whether this injury will end the 37 year old’s illustrious career, which is a very real possibility. Experts point out his age and the thought that he’s “lost a step”, they don’t realize that while Lewis is older than most at his position, he was also ranked 4th in the league and was leading his team in tackles at the time of his injury.… Read more
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