Ed Reed Video: Watch Ravens Safety Receive the Game Ball after Sunday’s Win

January 10, 2011   ·     ·   Jump to comments

An Ed Reed video is on the Internet, and it comes from after the Baltimore Ravens demolished the Kansas City Chiefs to advance to the Divisional Round and a matchup against the AFC North-rival Pittsburgh Steelers.
Reed was playing with a heavy heart, as the search for his brother was called off by law enforcement. His brother was running from the police when he jumped into the Mississippi River and never came up. After the game, coach John Harbaugh and wideout Derrick Mason presented Reed with a game ball for him and his family.
As Reed took the ball and finished the meeting with the team, he spoke of his brother.
“My brother…he loved football,” Reed said as he got choked up. “But he wanted us to beat Pittsburgh.”
After that emotional moment, Reed spoke to the media about what it took to get to the point where he could play on Sunday and what helped him get to that point.
“Being around my second family, them giving me stre...

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