Coverage of Ray Lewis' induction into the Hall of Fame

Stories, photos and video of Ray Lewis' career leading up to the linebacker's Hall of Fame induction in Canton on Aug. 4.

Ravens legend Ray Lewis honored with Hall of Fame parade in Baltimore

From the seat of the Cadillac DeVille convertible that he and Mayor Catherine Pugh rode in, Ray Lewis grinned wide and waved to passersby as Ravens fans chanted and marching bands played ahead.

Ray Lewis' Hall of Fame celebration in Baltimore

Scenes from Ray Lewis' Hall of Fame celebration in Baltimore. (Kim Hairston / Baltimore Sun video)

Miss Ravens great Ray Lewis' speech at his Hall of Fame parade? Read it here

The Ravens legend was honored Saturday with a parade in downtown Baltimore. Here's a transcript of his nine-minute speech at City Hall.

Ray Lewis Hall of Fame weekend

Ravens middle linebacker Ray Lewis was enshrined among the legends Saturday in Canton, Ohio in the Pro Football Hall of Fame. (Lloyd Fox / Baltimore Sun)

For Ravens great Ray Lewis, Hall of Fame speech is a chance to give thanks

Ravens great Ray Lewis thanked many people as he was enshrined in the Hall of Fame on Saturday night.

Preston: Newly enshrined Hall of Famer Ray Lewis and the Ravens were the 'perfect storm'

Ravens middle linebacker Ray Lewis was enshrined among the legends Saturday, but few of the inductees in the prestigious Pro Football Hall of Fame could match the pageantry or the charisma he displayed throughout his 17-year career.

Ravens fans turn Ray Lewis' Hall of Fame induction into Baltimore celebration

Ravens fans traveled en masse to Canton, Ohio, to celebrate Ray Lewis' induction into the Pro Football Hall of Fame on Saturday.

Ravens notes: Ray Lewis' Hall of Fame induction 'unforgettable' for current team

Despite a late return from Ray Lewis’ Hall of Fame induction ceremony, the Ravens coaches and players who went were honored to be there for the former linebacker.

Ray Lewis and Baltimore: A creation myth 22 years in the making

Lewis proved to be the perfect emblem for his adopted home base — underestimated, messy and defiant.

Ray Lewis influenced powerful people beyond football, from Michael Phelps to Kevin Plank

Michael Phelps, Kevin Plank, Steve Bisciotti and others say Ray Lewis' Hall of Fame playing career shouldn't overshadow his extraordinary efforts to uplift spirits and be a compassionate friend.

Rare birds: Ray Lewis and Ed Reed shared bond, could enter Hall of Fame back-to-back

Ray Lewis is entering the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2018. Could fellow former Raven and Miami Hurricane Ed Reed, with whom he shared an uncommon passion for studying the sport and excelling at it, follow him in 2019?

Preston: There will never be another Ray Lewis. Just ask Ozzie Newsome.

“You can’t replace him, you just can’t,” Newsome said. "We have not been looking for the next Ray Lewis because there will never be another one.”

In life after the NFL, Ray Lewis expands his ambitions — TV, philanthropy, bourbon — if not his popularity

“Life now, I don’t think it’s about what I did,” Ray Lewis said recently. “I think it’s about where I’m going."

As legends often do, Ravens' Ray Lewis changed the way NFL middle linebackers play

While Dick Butkus, Jack Lambert and Lawrence Taylor had a great influence on the linebacker position in the NFL, Ray Lewis might have had the biggest of all.

Ray Lewis through the years: A look at the Hall of Famer's career on and off the field

A look at each season Ray Lewis played for the Ravens and the five years since he retired, culminating in his selection to the Pro Football Hall of Fame.

Ray Lewis’ greatest games — and some of his greatest hits

Eddie George, Jerome Bettis, Rashard Mendenhall and Darren Sproles might not want to read this, but here are 10 games that defined Ray Lewis' career.

Ray Lewis by the numbers

In 17 seasons with the Ravens, the Hall of Fame middle linebacker amassed quite the collection of statistics and honors.

A look back at Ray Lewis' final game

There was a power outage at Super Bowl XLVII, and not just when the Louisiana Superdome’s lights blacked out for 30 minutes shortly after halftime.

Meet the Pro Football Hall of Fame Class of 2018

Before the induction ceremony in Canton on Aug. 4, get to know the Pro Football Hall of Fame Class of 2018 with a career breakdown of each inductee.