Lewis (thigh) was released by the Ravens on Tuesday, Jeff Zrebiec of The Baltimore Sun reports.
Lewis was entering the final season of his three-year contract, but the Ravens opted to head in a new direction. Shareece Wright also was let go, giving the Ravens an additional $4.9 million in cap space between the two defensive backs. Lewis suffered a thigh injury midway through the season, landing on injured reserve for the remainder of the year. In his two seasons with the Ravens, the 28-year-old recorded 67 tackles and five pass deflections through 21 games.
Lewis (thigh) was placed on injured reserve Saturday, Jeff Zrebiec of the Baltimore Sun reports.
Lewis suffered a thigh injury during Thursday's practice, and the extent of the issue ultimately landed him on IR. The Ravens continue to struggle with health in their secondary, while Lardarius Webb will remain the team's starting free safety with Lewis out.
Lewis sustained a thigh injury during Thursday's practice and was unable to participate in Friday's session.
Lewis (undisclosed) was not listed on the Week 1 injury report Wednesday or Thursday.
Lewis missed some time in camp with an undisclosed injury, but he should be just fine for Sunday against the Bill. Though he could get some snaps in nickel or dime packages, Lewis is mostly just expected to provide depth behind the starting safety duo of Lardarius Webb and Eric Weddle.
Lewis missed Monday's practice with an undisclosed injury, ESPN.com's Jamison Hensley reports.
Regardless of his health, Lewis is expected to come off the bench behind Eric Weddle and Lardarius Webb. It's even possible Lewis could have to earn his roster spot, though the Ravens usually keep at least five safeties.
|P2||8/17/17||@ MIA||7:00 pm|
|P4||8/31/17||@ NO||8:00 pm|
|1||9/10/17||@ CIN||1:00 pm|
|3||9/24/17||@ JAC||9:30 am|
|5||10/8/17||@ OAK||4:05 pm|
|7||10/22/17||@ MIN||1:00 pm|
|9||11/5/17||@ TEN||1:00 pm|
|Bye: Week 10|
|11||11/19/17||@ GB||1:00 pm|
|14||12/10/17||@ PIT||8:30 pm|
|15||12/17/17||@ CLE||1:00 pm|
|2010||Kansas City Chiefs||12||30||22.0||8||0||3||46||15.3||23||0||7|
|2011||Kansas City Chiefs||16||60||48.0||12||0||3||119||39.7||59||1||10|
|2012||Kansas City Chiefs||9||26||24.0||2||0||0||0||0.0||0||0||1|
|2013||Kansas City Chiefs||16||56||46.0||10||0||1||1||1.0||1||0||4|
|Year||Team||G||Fum||Lost||Fum Forced||Own Rec||Opp Rec||Yds||Tot Rec||TD|
|2010||Kansas City Chiefs||12||0||0||1||0||0||0||0||0|
|2011||Kansas City Chiefs||16||0||0||1||0||1||0||1||0|
|2012||Kansas City Chiefs||9||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|2013||Kansas City Chiefs||16||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|