(American football linebacker)
Raymond Anthony Lewis Jr. born May 15, 1975, is an American former professional football player. He has been honored with Super Bowl Most Valuable Player Award. Ray has six kids.
Facts of Ray Lewis
|Full Name:||Ray Lewis|
|Age:||44 years 10 months|
|Birth Date:||May 15, 1975|
|Birth Place:||Bartow, Florida, United States|
|Net Worth:||$ 45 million|
|Salary:||$5,850,000 annual in 2014|
|Height / How tall :||6 feet 1 inches (1.85m)|
|Profession:||American football linebacker|
|Father's Name:||Elbert Ray Jackson|
|Education:||University of Miami|
|Best Match for Marriage:||Virgo, Cancer, Capricorn|
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Wins and losses come a dime a dozen. But effort? Nobody can judge that. Because effort is between you and you.
You gotta be hungry for it. You’ve got to put everything you got on it. EVERYTHING! Every second. You have to be the first one in line. That’s how leaders are born.
You’ve got to go out and show them that I’m a different creature now, then I was five minutes ago, cause I’m pissed off for greatness. Cause if you ain’t pissed off for greatness, that just means you’re okay with being mediocre.
I figured something out. And it is no secret what I figured out. Whatever the majority of people were doing, I found myself doing the opposite. I wanted to chase something great.
Relationship Statistics of Ray Lewis
|What is Ray Lewis marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):||Single|
|How many children does Ray Lewis have ? (name):||Six(Ray Lewis III, Rayshad Lewis, Rashaan Lewis, Ralin Lewis, Kaitlin Lewis, Diaymon Desiree Lewis)|
|Is Ray Lewis having any relationship affair ?:||No|
|Is Ray Lewis gay ?:||No|
More about the relationship
Ray Lewis is believed to be single.
He was previously in a relationship with Tatyana McCall. He also dated Kimberly Arnold and Sharnika Kelly.
He has a total of six children, four boys, and two girls with four different women.
His children’s names are Ray Lewis III, Rayshad Lewis, Rashaan Lewis, Ralin Lewis, Kaitlin Lewis, Diaymon Desiree Lewis.
His son, Ray Lewis III, played college football at the University of Miami and later Coastal Carolina.
His other son, Rayshad Lewis, committed to Utah State out of high school.
Who is Ray Lewis?
Ray Lewis is a former American football linebacker, who played all of his 17-year professional careers for the Baltimore Ravens of the National Football League. Previously, he played college football at the University of Miami and earned All-America honors.
Ray Lewis’s Early Life, Childhood, and Education
Ray was born in Bartow, Florida on May 15, 1975.
His mother, Sunseria, was just 16 at the time of his birth. His father, Elbert Ray Jackson was not with him most of the time in his early years.
Hence, his early life was not always stable. His mother remarried and he revealed that his stepdad was abusive towards his mother.
He holds the American nationality. Furthermore, he belongs to an African-American ethnic background.
He has an older brother, Keon Lattimore is the former University of Maryland and was a running back.
Talking about his education, Ray attended Kathleen High School. Later, he became enrolled at the University of Miami.
Ray Lewis’s Career, Profession
Ray initially became a vital piece in a vaunted Hurricanes’ defense. He became part of the draft after the 1995 season. Next, the Baltimore Ravens made him a first-round pick in the spring of 1996.
Ray spent his entire 17-year career with the Ravens. In 2000 and 2003 the league named Lewis it’s Defensive Player of the Year.
Furthermore, Ray earned 13 trips to the Pro Bowl during his career and was named to the NFL’s All-Decade (the 2000s) team.
Later, he led the Ravens to a Super Bowl title and took home the game’s MVP honors in the win in 2000. Additionally, he continued to play at an astonishingly high level well into his 30s.
He announced that he would retire at the end of the season in 2012. He played his final football game on February 3, 2013, in New Orleans, Louisiana; in Super Bowl XLVII.
Ray has won numerous NFL awards, including being named Defensive Player of the Year twice 2000 and 2003.
Additionally, on May 11, 2010, a portion of Baltimore’s North Avenue was renamed ‘Ray Lewis Way’ in honor of the linebacker and his charitable work.
Salary, Net Worth
Ray had an annual salary of $5,850,000.
His highest income per annum was $10,525,000 million, in the year 2002.
Furthermore, he has a net worth of around $ 45 million.
Ray Lewis’s Rumors, Controversy
Ray has faced numerous controversies in his career. He was charged with killing two men on the night of the Super Bowl in 2000. The murder charge was dropped as part of a plea deal.
Additionally, he was fined $250,000 by the NFL in 2000. People have often criticized him for his lifestyle.
Ray Lewis’s Body Measurements
Talking about his body measurement, Ray has a height of 6 feet 1 inch and weighs 113 kg. Furthermore, his hair color and eye color is black.
Social Media Profile
Ray is fairly active over social media. He has a huge number of followers on social networking sites such as Facebook, Twitter as well as Instagram. He has more than 725k followers on Twitter. In addition, he has more than 362k followers on Instagram. Similarly, his Facebook page has more than 1.9M followers.
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