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Former Ravens star Jamal Lewis speaks out about his struggles with depression

Former Ravens star Jamal Lewis speaks out about his struggles with depression

Jamal Lewis sat alone in a dark room, uncertain if he belonged in this world any longer.

He'd watched recession and shoddy management lay waste to his business interests. His head ached and his memory lapsed, receipts for all the hits he’d taken, willingly. And he could not turn to football — his lifelong outlet in which strength, speed and courage trumped all obstacles.

Worst of all, Lewis felt unable to share his bleak state of mind with another soul. He'd always been a rock, even for older members of his family. But the idea of leaning on someone else in...

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