BALTIMORE (WJZ) – ESPN Films announced Tuesday that production is underway on a 30 for 30 documentary about the Baltimore Raven 2000-2001.
The announcement comes just over 20 years after the team overcame the New York Giants in Super Bowl XXXV, 34-7. Many fans can still name everyone who started on that 2000 Ravens defense, the unit that allowed the lowest scoring (165) in NFL history.
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“No team in NFL history brags, bullies, or splashes money as bravely as the Baltimore Ravens 2000-2001,” the network said. “The rest of the NFL hates Raven but no one can say anything, because they can’t beat them on the field, especially facing, arguably, the greatest defense ever. .”
The documentary will be co-directed by award-winning documentarian Ken Rodgers and NFL senior producer Jason Weber.
Earlier this month, the Ravens announced ESPN Films would be hosting “Champion Celebration,” a championship team reunion and celebration scheduled for May 23.
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Midfielder Ray Lewis, finisher Shannon Sharpe, free-safe Rod Woodson, defensive save Tony Siragusa, full-back Trent Dilfer and full-back Jamal Lewis are all scheduled to attend the reunion to share stories story about that season, so did head coach Brian Billick, defensive coordinator. Marvin Lewis and defenders coach Jack Del Rio.
The Ravens also promise never-before-seen footage from the Super Bowl season and surprise special guests at the event.
ESPN Films said further details will be announced at a later date about the documentary.
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