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: February 07, 2013, 09:15:21 PM

http://espn.go.com/nfl/story/_/id/8925875/baltimore-ravens-plan-build-statue-ray-lewis

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#1 : February 07, 2013, 09:36:17 PM

Really, what?  He's a generation-defining player, and athletically one of the 15 greatest to ever suit up.  In terms of passion and motivational power, he's probably top three.

Why are people acting like Ray Lewis should just retire and fade quietly into the mythos of NFL history?  Dude was an NFL juggernaut and figurehead for almost two decades.


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#2 : February 07, 2013, 09:46:56 PM

There's no question. He built that city.


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#3 : February 07, 2013, 09:49:09 PM

Really, what?  He's a generation-defining player, and athletically one of the 15 greatest to ever suit up.  In terms of passion and motivational power, he's probably top three.

Why are people acting like Ray Lewis should just retire and fade quietly into the mythos of NFL history?  Dude was an NFL juggernaut and figurehead for almost two decades.

Completely agree.


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#4 : February 07, 2013, 09:49:27 PM

Really, what?  He's a generation-defining player, and athletically one of the 15 greatest to ever suit up.  In terms of passion and motivational power, he's probably top three.

Why are people acting like Ray Lewis should just retire and fade quietly into the mythos of NFL history?  Dude was an NFL juggernaut and figurehead for almost two decades.
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#5 : February 07, 2013, 09:52:54 PM

Has there ever been a player that identified more with his team or city?

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#7 : February 07, 2013, 10:10:18 PM

I've been hearing a LOT of negativity surrounding Ray Lewis lately, a lot of which is projecting this aura of overratedness toward him.  I don't get it.  He didn't have a great season, but I think his career speaks for itself.


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#8 : February 07, 2013, 10:28:25 PM



Hell, brees might not be as accurate as manziel.

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#9 : February 07, 2013, 10:39:01 PM

If Ray Lewis doesn't deserve a statue in Baltimore, Jon Gruden sure as **CENSORED** doesn't deserve one in Tampa.

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#10 : February 07, 2013, 10:45:51 PM

There's no denying what he did on the field, but should they be building a statue for a guy who helped cover up murder.






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#11 : February 07, 2013, 10:46:18 PM

If Ray Lewis doesn't deserve a statue in Baltimore, Jon Gruden sure as **CENSORED** doesn't deserve one in Tampa.

who suggested that?

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#12 : February 07, 2013, 10:48:11 PM

If Ray Lewis doesn't deserve a statue in Baltimore, Jon Gruden sure as **CENSORED** doesn't deserve one in Tampa.

who suggested that?
The guy who made this thread?

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#13 : February 07, 2013, 10:53:25 PM

If Ray Lewis doesn't deserve a statue in Baltimore, Jon Gruden sure as **CENSORED** doesn't deserve one in Tampa.

who suggested that?
The guy who made this thread?

There's no denying what Ray Lewis did on the field, but should they be building a statue for a guy who helped cover up murder. 

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#14 : February 07, 2013, 11:20:54 PM

If Ray Lewis doesn't deserve a statue in Baltimore, Jon Gruden sure as **CENSORED** doesn't deserve one in Tampa.

who suggested that?
The guy who made this thread?

There's no denying what Ray Lewis did on the field, but should they be building a statue for a guy who helped cover up murder.

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