First ballot Hall of Fame linebacker and Baltimore Ravens legend Ray Lewis has been named defensive coordinator of the 2023 AFC Pro Bowl team. Lewis will serve as the defensive leader of head coach Peyton Manning’s staff in Las Vegas, which he did in 2017 as well.
Former Raven Ray Lewis will serve as the AFC defensive coordinator in the 2023 Pro Bowl Games. The AFC head. Coach is Peyton Manning.— Jeff Zrebiec (@jeffzrebiec) December 12, 2022
Ravens linebacker Roquan Smith currently leads all AFC inside linebackers in pro-bowl voting, and with the emergence of teammate Patrick Queen, there’s a shot Lewis will be coaching two Ravens linebackers in Las Vegas.
Leading Pro Bowl vote-getters for AFC & NFC:— Ari Meirov (@MySportsUpdate) November 28, 2022
DE: Von Miller, Nick Bosa
DT: Chris Jones, Javon Hargrave
OLB: Matt Judon, Micah Parsons
ILB: Roquan Smith, Jordyn Brooks
CB: Sauce Gardner, Tariq Woolen
FS: Minkah Fitzpatrick, Eddie Jackson
SS: Derwin James, Budda Baker
Lewis, a record 13-time Pro Bowl selection, is one of a handful of players to play in Pro-Bowls in three different decades. The Pro Bowl, which started in 1951, will take place February 5th at Allegiant Stadium in Las Vegas. You can vote for your favorite Baltimore Ravens players by clicking here.