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Will the next move by Ray Lewis be in front of a camera?

Will the next move by Ray Lewis be in front of a camera?

TV executives, media analysts see potential, but say it's no slamdunkIf Ray Lewis is looking for a high-paying, high-visibility job after he leaves the Baltimore Ravens, he's not going to have much trouble getting a shot at one in sports television.
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  • Newsome on Lewis: 'He is one of the greatest, without a doubt'

    Newsome on Lewis: 'He is one of the greatest, without a doubt'

    baltimoresun.com Jan 2, 2013
    Ravens inside linebacker retiring after this season Prior to the Ravens' inaugural season in 1996, Ozzie Newsome had a pair of first-round draft picks to utilize.
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  • Ravens' Vonta Leach, Marshal Yanda feeling better

    Ravens' Vonta Leach, Marshal Yanda feeling better

    baltimoresun.com Jan 2, 2013
    Leach aggravated his sprained right ankle against Bengals, Yanda was given a week off to recover from knee, shoulder, ankle injuriesRavens Pro Bowl fullback Vonta Leach expressed relief that he didn't suffer a major injury against the Cincinnati Bengals…
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  • Could this be Reed's final home game, too?

    Could this be Reed's final home game, too?

    ESPN.com Jan 2, 2013
    The Ravens now know they won't have one future Hall of Fame player next season when linebacker Ray Lewis announced his retirement Wednesday. Could this be the last home game for another one as well? An end of an era could be looming for the Ravens if sa…
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  • Ravens prove John Harbaugh's decision fruitful

    Ravens prove John Harbaugh's decision fruitful

    baltimoresun.com Jan 2, 2013
    Every player present and accounted for during Wednesday's practiceCoach John Harbaugh’s decision to rest many of his starters before and during Sunday’s 23-17 loss to the Cincinnati Bengals might have been a heady move based on the participation numbe
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  • BenJarvus Green-Ellis returns to practice

    BenJarvus Green-Ellis returns to practice

    profootballtalk.com Jan 2, 2013
    The Law Firm reopened for business on Wednesday. Bengals running back BenJarvus Green-Ellis didn’t play in Week 17 after tweaking his hamstring in warmups for Cincinnati’s game against the Ravens and he didn’t participate in practice on Tuesday, rai
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  • Ravens impressed by Colts rookie Andrew Luck

    Ravens impressed by Colts rookie Andrew Luck

    Rookie quarterback is off to strong start to NFL careerIndianapolis Colts rookie quarterback Andrew Luck is held in high regard by the Ravens.
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  • Five Ravens stats that stand out -- wild-card edition

    Five Ravens stats that stand out -- wild-card edition

    baltimoresun.com Jan 2, 2013
    Each Wednesday, blogger Matt Vensel will highlight five statistics that really mean something for the Ravens.
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  • Don't expect much noise from AFC North

    Don't expect much noise from AFC North

    ESPN.com Jan 2, 2013
    This weekend should be a banner one for the AFC North. As for the rest of the postseason, don't expect much. In the first round, the Bengals and Ravens drew the matchups they wanted. Cincinnati travels to face a Houston team that's unraveling. Baltimore…
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  • AFC North chat reminder

    AFC North chat reminder

    ESPN.com Jan 2, 2013
    Don't act like there's nothing to talk about in the division. The Ravens and Bengals are in the playoffs. The Browns just fired their head coach and general manager. And the Steelers have tons of questions facing them this offseason. Our half-hour talk …
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  • Coffee Companion (1/2): your daily Ravens fix

    Coffee Companion (1/2): your daily Ravens fix

    baltimoresun.com Jan 2, 2013
    Every morning, Monday through Friday, blogger Matt Vensel will hook you up with reading material -- mostly on the Ravens but with some other Baltimore sports stuff, too -- to skim through as you slug down coffee and slack off at the start of your workda…
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  • Vontaze Burfict fired up by Ray Rice “cheap shot”

    Vontaze Burfict fired up by Ray Rice “cheap shot”

    profootballtalk.com Jan 2, 2013
    Bengals rookie linebacker Vontaze Burfict had a whopping 18 tackles on Sunday against the Ravens, his highest total in a season in which he was the Bengals’ tackling leader. Burfict says Ravens running back Ray Rice deserves the credit. Early in that ga
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  • Wake-up call: Browns go 'Duck' hunting

    Wake-up call: Browns go 'Duck' hunting

    ESPN.com Jan 2, 2013
    It's a new year, but we still have the same routine. Just like every Wednesday, the weekly column will get posted around noon and the chat will kick off at 2 p.m. ET. For starters, here is your wake-up call: RAVENS: Baltimore Ravens coach John Harbaugh …
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  • Video - Will Baltimore Ravens linebacker Ray Lewis actually retire? 01:21

    Will Baltimore Ravens linebacker Ray Lewis actually retire?

    Jan 2
    Is Baltimore Ravens linebacker Ray Lewis actually going to retire after this season? Darren Sharper and Heath Evans discuss comments made by NFL Network analyst Deion Sanders.
  • Video - Reiss' P.A.T. 04:10

    Reiss' P.A.T.

    Jan 2
    In this week's edition of P.A.T., Field Yates fills in and speaks with the Patriots' Chandler Jones.
  • Video - NFL Live OT: End Of The Road For Ray Lewis 03:36

    NFL Live OT: End Of The Road For Ray Lewis

    Jan 2
    Mark Schlereth and Jason Taylor discuss Ray Lewis' plans to retire after the season.
  • Video - Mike Singletary on Baltimore Ravens linebacker Ray Lewis: 'He's focused on being the best' 04:25

    Mike Singletary on Baltimore Ravens linebacker Ray Lewis: 'He's focused on being the best'

    Jan 2
    Minnesota Vikings linebackers coach Mike Singletary joins "Around the League" to discuss Ray Lewis' consistency during his career and the effect that he had on his teammates.

Sports Columnists

  • Kerry J. Byrne: Momentum means a lot in the playoffs, but who has it?

    Jan 2
    The Denver Broncos and Seattle Seahawks enter the 2012 postseason red hot and razor sharp. If momentum matters, they're heading for a collision course in New Orleans.
  • Ray Lewis retires -- Ravens linebacker among five best defensive players e…

    Jan 2
    Ravens linebacker Ray Lewis won't be easily replaced by Baltimore or the NFL at large.