Is Ray Rice related to Jerry Rice?

No, the Baltimore Ravens' Ray Rice is not related to retired Hall of Fame wide receiver Jerry Rice.

Jerry Rice was born, grew up, went to high school, and went to college in Mississippi.

Ray Rice was born and went to high school in New York state, and went to college in New Jersey.

Jerry is old enough to be Ray's father (24 when Ray was born), but Jerry's son is Jerry Rice Jr., who was signed as an undrafted free agent with the Washington Redskins, but was waived by the team after getting injured.