STATEMENT FROM GOVERNOR MARTIN O’MALLEY ON RAY LEWIS’ RETIREMENT
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STATEMENT FROM GOVERNOR MARTIN
O’MALLEY ON RAY LEWIS’ RETIREMENT
ANNAPOLIS, MD (January 2, 2013) – Governor Martin O’Malley released this statement following Ray Lewis’ announcement today that he will retire at the end of this season:
“Ray Lewis is an outstanding football player who exhibits passion and leadership both on and off the field. His commitment to football has made him worthy of a place in the Hall of Fame, and his dedication to the City of Baltimore and incredible community spirit has made him a man of dignity, respect and character.
“We will always be grateful for his love of the people of Baltimore and fans everywhere. He has given football fans of all ages hope and inspired us all to reach beyond our dreams. Though we will miss him on the field, we wish him well in his future endeavors."