Getting right with Ray Lewis

Rick Reilly thought he knew Ray Lewis. And then he met him.

Originally Published: December 20, 2013
By Rick Reilly | ESPN.com

The times I loathe myself the most are when I'm so cocksure of something, so bulletproof screwed-down certain, that I don't make room for the possibility that I might not be just wrong, I might be loud wrong.

Take, for instance, Ray Lewis.

Despised him. Didn't trust him. Didn't matter that I didn't know him.

Didn't care that he was a 13-time Pro Bowl linebacker. Never liked the dance. Never liked all of the God speeches. Remember what he said after last season's Super ...

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