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Ray Lewis out for Bengals game, maybe more?

Posted on: November 20, 2011 10:19 am
Edited on: November 20, 2011 12:22 pm
 
Lewis hasn't missed a start since the 2007 season. (US PRESSWIRE)

Posted by Ryan Wilson

As has happened pretty much since the organization arrived from Cleveland in the mid-1990s, the defense has been among the best in the league, doing their part to annually keep the Ravens in the playoff race. In a critical AFC North matchup Sunday, Baltimore will be without one of their best players: linebacker Ray Lewis, who won't play because of a toe injury. It gets worse: Lewis could be sidelined for two to four games, which includes the Thanksgiving Day Harbaugh get-together when the Ravens host the 49ers.

The Ravens are coming off their worst loss of the season in Seattle, which is saying something given that they have also dropped games to the Titans and the Jaguars. If we're pointing fingers, the offense -- and offensive coordinator Cam Cameron -- is primarily responsible. Now the offense will be tasked with carrying the team.

NFL Network's Jason La Canfora provided details during Sunday's GameDay Morning.

"Talked to team officials there, they don't believe that doctors would've let (Lewis) play even if Ray went through one of his two-hour marathon sessions to try to convince people he could play," La Canfora said. "But they're not ruling him out for Thursday. He told team officials 'I feel like I'm going to play in one of these two games.'

"People in (the organization) … said they know Ray, they believe he'll play (on Thursday)."

Depending on what happens against the Bengals, who will be without rookie wideout A.J. Green, Ray's return could come too late for the Ravens. If they lose to Cincy, they'll drop to third in the division; if they win, they'll be first.

Dannell Ellerbe will replace Lewis in the lineup Sunday.

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Comments

Since: Oct 7, 2011
Posted on: November 20, 2011 12:35 pm
 

Ray Lewis out for Bengals game, maybe more?

Ray is at a point in his career that injuries that longer to come back from and he should take his time to heal and not make it any worse. As far as those comments on the stabbings, they are irrelevant to this post, but any murder is a shame and its a total mind blower that Ray was there and nobody has ever been convicted of those horrible crimes.



Since: Jan 29, 2007
Posted on: November 20, 2011 12:24 pm
 

Ray Lewis out for Bengals game, maybe more?

Where's the white suite, Ray??




Since: May 28, 2008
Posted on: November 20, 2011 12:13 pm
 

Ray Lewis out for Bengals game, maybe more?

Look Idiot ray lewis was never cleared by the DA , he went on trial for double murder and a day into the trial ,he decided to plead guilty to covering up a double murder and then turned on his former buddies and Ratted them out ... all his preaching about god and crap really makes me Sick , he is a Bigger Phoney than O.J. ....... but when his time comes he will pay for those crimes in hell

As much hate as you seem to have for someone you dont know, you'll pay for your sins in hell long before he will. If your not a Saint walking the street doing NOTHING wrong at all you just need to stay quiet and enjoy life instead of wishing ill wills on someone you dont know.



Since: Nov 7, 2010
Posted on: November 20, 2011 12:08 pm
 

Ray Lewis out for Bengals game, maybe more?

Spoken like a typical ignorant Eagles fan......I guess we should come to expect this



Since: Nov 16, 2011
Posted on: November 20, 2011 11:54 am
 

Ray Lewis out for Bengals game, maybe more?

Look Idiot ray lewis was never cleared by the DA , he went on trial for double murder and a day into the trial ,he decided to plead guilty to covering up a double murder and then turned on his former buddies and Ratted them out ... all his preaching about god and crap really makes me Sick , he is a Bigger Phoney than O.J. ....... but when his time comes he will pay for those crimes in hell



Since: Oct 3, 2006
Posted on: November 20, 2011 11:34 am
 

Ray Lewis out for Bengals game, maybe more?

Look you idiot.

He was cleared by the DA and the cops for his involvement in that. Most NFL players are made exmples of and not given breaks. Even in Atlanta where the athletes are considered god-like to many fans.

Will people ever let it go?



Since: Dec 5, 2006
Posted on: November 20, 2011 11:22 am
 

Ray Lewis out for Bengals game, maybe more?

I hear AJ Green is going to try to play. It's a bone bruise, so he can't hurt it any worse.



Since: Jan 16, 2010
Posted on: November 20, 2011 11:12 am
 

Ray Lewis out for Bengals game, maybe more?

Typing in bold print makes you sound real tough, so you do squat when you pee


DuDummeFotze
Since: Nov 20, 2011
Posted on: November 20, 2011 10:28 am
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