Latest Jamal Lewis Stories

2006-03-13 21:55:40

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The Baltimore Ravens will hope Jamal Lewis has put his problems behind him as they signed the former All-Pro running back to a three-year deal worth a reported $26 million. A bruising running back, Lewis rushed for 2,066 yards in 2003 but last year saw his production drop off dramatically, rushing for a career-low 906 yards after undergoing off-season ankle surgery and spending four months in a Florida prison on drug charges. The fifth overall pick in the 2000...

2005-08-09 19:24:11

By Steve Ginsburg WESTMINSTER, Maryland (Reuters) - Baltimore Ravens running back Jamal Lewis says he learned to appreciate the value of everyday life during his time in prison. Lewis, the fifth overall pick in the 2000 draft, is ready to resume his football career after spending four months in a Florida prison on drugs charges and another two at an Atlanta halfway house. "I missed a lot of things while I was there, just driving a car, eating good food," he told reporters on Tuesday....

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