Ray Lewis: Survival in Baltimore, a Brutal Beating in Miami, and a Double Murder in Atlanta
Ray Lewis wasn’t just a Super Bowl MVP, or a 2-time defensive player of the year, or a 13-time Pro Bowl player - he was the scariest player in the league. From an early age, Ray Lewis used football as a tool to survive a his terrifying reality: abusive and neglectful father figures, drugs and violence, and a beloved mentor shot dead. Four years into a professional career as the Baltimore Ravens' take-no-prisoners linebacker, Ray Lewis' reality caught up with him. That was the night that Ray Lewis was arrested and charged with a shocking double murder.
This episode contains themes that may be disturbing to some listeners, including child abuse, domestic violence, and graphic depictions of violence.