The future Hall of Famer told his team and the media Wednesday that he will be retiring after this season.
Said Lewis, via the Baltimore Ravens' official Twitter account: "this will be my last ride."
The Ravens host the Indianapolis Colts Sunday in an AFC wild-card matchup. If Baltimore advances all the way to the Super Bowl, Lewis could conceivably play four more games in his career.
To help commemorate his career, we put together a video slideshow of all of Lewis' greatest hits, speeches and moments.