Pro Football Hall of Famer Ray Lewis is one of the most dominating defensive players in NFL history. He led the Baltimore Ravens for the entirety of his 17-year career, including two Super Bowl championships. Through compelling interviews and sharing personal stories and life lessons – both on and off the field, “Everyday Greatness: The Ray Lewis Podcast” is an opportunity to join the former NFL linebacker in his life-long quest to understand what inspires and motivates GREATNESS. Throughout his life, Ray is known for devoting his time to those in need, giving guidance to the masses, and meeting people exactly where they are, and you can expect the same devotion to his listeners.
STIR THE NEST | MICHAEL IRVIN
Your Vision Is A Preview Of Your Purpose! RAY LEWIS challenges the audience to remove what’s clouding your vision in the “Thought of the Day”. Plus, RAY LEWIS chats with fellow Miami Hurricane & Hall of Famer – The Playmaker, MICHAEL IRVIN! Ray & Michael relive the glory & dive deep into the story. Michael talks about growing up the 15th of 17 children, being forced to forego his Junior year of high school athletics(19:00), the death of his father(20:00), the issue of fatherlessness, the importance of mentorship, and more! Ray reflects back on a call from Michael in 1993 after taking heat at as a young Hurricane, and what Michael told him(38:00). Hear Michael Irvin describe a big moment with Jimmy Johnson at Miami(40:00), the hard road to three Super Bowls with the Cowboys(44:00), the era of real shutdown corners(50:00), Pro Bowls with mama, and Michael plays “Suga Association”! (01:01:45)
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NO EXCUSES | JOSEPH MCCLENDON III
When You Step Out Of Your Comfort Zone, You Are Stepping Into Your Greatness! This week, RAY LEWIS is here to disturb your comfort zone in the “Thought Of The Day”. PLUS, RAY LEWIS chats with Doctor of Neuropsychology – JOSEPH MCCLENDON III! (12:15) Ray & Joseph discuss Team No Excuses, how to address physical & psychological healing, his near death experience, homelessness, why he chose a life of inspiration, the definition of greatness, dictating your future, and the scientific tools to help you make it so!
NEVER FOLLOW THE CROWD | WARREN SAPP
Nobody Ever Regrets Acting With Integrity, Don’t Follow The Crowd! This week, RAY LEWIS talks about living with integrity and the crowd mentality in the “Thought Of The Day”. PLUS, RAY LEWIS chats with fellow Miami Hurricane & Pro Football HOF’er WARREN SAPP!!(11:00) Ray & Warren go down memory lane describing their favorite times at the University of Miami, the first time Ray joined the huddle as a starter, lessons they taught each other, Super Bowl XXXVII, today’s game, and much more! Hear Warren & Ray discuss how the defensive game has changed, Patrick Mahomes’ performance in Super Bowl LV, Aaron Donald, memories of Mike Vick, and Warren plays “Suga Association”!(54:00) SWARM & PUNISH.
YOU ARE UNIQUELY DESIGNED | BRANDON MARSHALL
Your uniqueness is your magic! This week, RAY LEWIS gives an inspiring speech about uniqueness in today's "Thought of the Day". Plus, Ray chats with former NFL star and fellow co-host of "Inside the NFL" - BRANDON MARSHALL!(12:45) Ray & Brandon remember their first time meeting, a crucial mentoring moment, Mental Health, and football baby!!! Hear Ray & Brandon discuss Dak Prescott opening up about his battles with depression(23:00), Brandon's own personal journey in exploring his mental health, eliminating the stigma around mental health issues, and more! The guys also talk about the Jets(41:20), playing in Las Vegas(43:30), the issue in Green Bay(46:00), and Brandon plays "Suga Association"!(49:30)
THE POWER OF ISOLATION | ZACK MORRIS
Isolation can be used as a gift! This week, RAY LEWIS discusses how to use seasons of isolation in our lives, and the power of pure isolation. Plus, RAY LEWIS chats with Pro Cyclist ZACK MORRIS! (14:45) Zack talks about his trajectory thru a life of cycling - from his first race at 11 years old, the tragic death of his brother, and how he found greatness! Ray & Zack dive into the intricacies of cycling, the impact of cycling on personal growth, and how they’ve teamed up to introduce the sport to more communities! Zack also tells us about his company CINCH, and he plays “Suga Association”(55:25)! Isolate your mind!
LIFE OF SERVICE | MARCUS ALLEN
Work On What Service Looks Like In Your Life! This week, RAY LEWIS discusses what it means to live a life of service, and the importance of helping others in the “Thought Of The Day”. Plus, Ray chats with fellow Pro Football Hall Of Famer - MARCUS ALLEN! (11:11) Ray & Marcus go down memory lane; discussing his MVP year in ’85, Super Bowl XVIII, how he ended up with No. 32, early influences, the moment he transitioned to RB for good, how he manifested his reality thru mentality, the power of a positive attitude, how he dominated on the gridiron for 16 years, and Marcus plays “Suga Association”! (01:02:45)