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Ravens spotlight on Bernard Pierce as Rice gets 2-game suspension…

Your starting running back for the Baltimore Ravens in 2014 (at least for the first two games of the season) will be Bernard Pierce, the 6-0, 218 lb., 3rd-year veteran out of Temple who was drafted in the 3rd round in 2012. That’s because the NFL handed down a 2-game suspension on the incumbent first-team RB, Ray Rice, for his role in a February dust-up with his then-fiance (now...
Via Ravens Football Machine
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Bernard Pierce Will Start For Ravens in Week 1 and 2

Ravens backup running back Bernard Pierce (offseason surgery on his rotator cuff) should be the team's starter for the first two games of the season.Fantasy Spin:Assuming he can stay healthy, Pierce will get a chance to be the lead ballcarrier and prove he deserves a larger role even when Rice returns from his two-game suspension.
Via Fantasy Football Champs
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Bernard Pierce cleared after rotator cuff surgery

According to Aaron Wilson of the Baltimore Sun, Ravens running back Bernard Pierce has been medically cleared. bernard pierce told me he's fully cleared medically after offseason rotator cuff surgery has lost a lot of weight told me he's down to 223 — Aaron Wilson (@RavensInsider) July 22, 2014 The Ravens will need to Pierce for when Ray Rice gets nailed with a suspension...
Via Pro Football Zone
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Position battles to take place during all 32 team’s training camps

AFC North Position Battles Baltimore: Justin Forsett v. Bernard Pierce Winner: Bernard Pierce Pierce has played in every game for the Ravens since being drafted by the team in 2012. He struggled, along with Ray Rice last season, but I predict him to be the week one starter while the team awaits the return of Rice. AP Photo/Nick Wass Cincinnati: Giovanni Bernard v. Jeremy Hill Winner...
Via Down and Distance
5 days ago  |  Discuss

What will the Ravens do at RB?

​Throughout the offseason thus far we have pointed out the issue of Ray Rices’ mishap in Atlantic City, and also rookie running back Lorenzo Taliaferro’s  run in with the law. Also, backup running back Bernard Pierce went under the scope due to an injury.  It appears all three backs have something to prove this year — if they get the opportunity to do so. ​Make no mistake...
Via cover32 - Ravens
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Pierce Should Excel In Gary Kubiak's System

The Baltimore Sun says Ravens backup running back Bernard Pierce (rotator cuff surgery) is the favorite to be the opening day starter.Fantasy Spin:The Ravens running game is a mess. Pierce is coming off shoulder surgery, Ray Rice is expected to receive a multi-game suspension and rookie Lorenzo Taliaferro is dealing with legal issues of his own. Justin Forsett is also in the mix.
Via Fantasy Football Champs
June 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Bernard Pierce Exposes Man Catfishing Girls By Saying He’s a Ravens DB

The Tweet came out of the blue from Ravens Running Back Bernard Pierce. Yo this man @DreKates7 is a whole fraud! Bra stop lying to these females about playin football for the Ravens — Bernard Pierce (@BPierce_30) January 1, 2014 A quick check of Kates Twitter page shows at least until recently his bio was said he was a defensive back for the Ravens (the bio has been changed, but...
Via BlackSportsOnline
January 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Should the Ravens trade Bernard Pierce?

The Baltimore Ravens had a lot of questions at wide receiver this season after they traded Anquan Boldin to the San Francisco 49ers, but the double whammy of losing Dennis Pitta for the season and Ed Dickson for a significant amount of time spells trouble. Reliable targets are what Joe Flacco needs, and there is nothing on the market that fills that need. However, the running back...
Via The Penalty Flag
August 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Reports: Pierce carjacked at gunpoint

Ravens running back Bernard Pierce was carjacked and robbed at gunpoint over the weekend, according to a report from CBS 3 in Philadelphia. Sources told CBS 3 that Pierce was robbed in Philadelphia on Sunday night. Those sources said a car with two men pulled beside Pierce's vehicle, and an armed man jumped out and approached Pierce's car while the other remained behind...
Via Fox Sports
June 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Ravens RB Pierce robbed, carjacked

Ravens backup running back Bernard Pierce had quite a rough return to his hometown of Philadelphia over the weekend. 

Via Bush League Chronicle
June 25, 2013  |  1 Comment
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