John Conner

Ravens' Ray Lewis rips Rex Ryan and the Jets

An emotional Ray Lewis lashed out at the New York Jets on Thursday, ripping the team and coach Rex Ryan for their self-promoting hype.

Ranting for a couple of minutes, the Ravens middle linebacker reached a point where he got fed up from all the Super Bowl talk coming from the Jets. This should increase the drama for the Ravens' season opener at the Jets on Monday Night Football.

"We're talking about the Jets like we're talking about the Saints," Lewis said. "That's the Super Bowl champs. Until they play tonight, that's the only people that can be dethroned. Drew Brees and the Saints, not Mark Sanchez and the Jets. All of this 'We're the Miami Heat of...