BREAKING: Baltimore Ravens Release Ray Rice Following Surveillance Footage Of Him Punching His Wife [VIDEO]
BREAKING: Ravens release RB Ray Rice. His contract has been terminated. pic.twitter.com/OFJA1SK8kP— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) September 8, 2014
Baltimore Ravens’ Ray Rice was suspended for two games by the NFL for punching his then fiancé, Janay Palmer, inside an elevator that left her knocked out cold on the floor.
The two were married a day after Rice was indicted on aggravated assault, strangely enough. But because of this situation, the NFL is looking into giving harsher punishments after getting a lot of backlash for just handing Rice a two-game suspension.
TMZ has released the surveillance video and it’s as real as it gets. The two are seen entering the elevator but before they did, it shows Janay trying to punch Rice in the face. Then, once inside the elevator, the disturbing incident occurs.
Take a look: