Linebacker, preacher or motivational speaker?
It remains to be seen. But whatever Ray Lewis is doing, he's doing it right because he's playing in the Super Bowl in less than a week.
Lewis is renowned around the NFL for many reasons, some good, some bad. When some think of him, they think of the off-field troubles and yet-to-be-solved mysteries; to others, he is simply synonymous with freakish athleticism and NFL greatness.
No matter what you think of Ray Lewis—whether you love him or loathe him, heckle him or cheer him—you've seen him lose his mind on the field, in the locker room and/or at the podium. Here are some examples of Lewis at his finest.