Ray Lewis Wants To Play With Ravens QB Lamar Jackson
BALTIMORE (WJZ)– Ray Lewis wishes to come out of retirement- simply to have fun with Lamar Jackson.
The two-time Super Bowl champion and also Hall of Famer stated in a look on SHOWTIME’s “Inside the NFL” he had told Ravens owner Steve Bisciotti he would certainly return in the game to have fun with the two-season quarterback.
“I told [Ravens Owner] Steve [Bisciotti] the other evening in package, ‘You recognize I still obtained two quarters in me. I can come have fun with LJ [Lamar Jackson],'” Lewis said. “If you all are holding the sphere for seven minutes on a drive, and then 9 minutes on a drive, I resemble ‘Guy, I’ve never ever had that in my occupation.'”
“L.J., the following time I text you, you much better message me back,” Lewis included. “Your messages are swamped, but when the basic telephone calls, I need you to answer.”
To that, Jackson giggled and claimed, “I obtained you,”
It needs to come as not a surprise that Lewis has significant respect for the 22-year-old, considering he called Jackson’s success before his 2nd season even started.
He just recently told TMZ Sports that Jackson has the “it” element.
“Talking with Bisciotti at the time I was like, ‘You do not understand what you have actually entered Jackson, however I’ve viewed that kid his entire profession. He has the ‘it’ variable,'” Lewis stated. “There’s a number of professional athletes that happen in a generation that have an ‘it’ factor. There aren’t way too many people that you can say that about, [however] he is among those of people.”
Jackson has actually been called Offensive Player of the Week three times this season as well as is a fan favorite for MVP.
So, whether it was a joke or not, it appears like Lewis is itching to obtain relocating with the NFL’s favored quarterback this period- would you like to see the two on the area with each other at some time?