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Bernard Pierce

24-Year-Old Running Back – Baltimore Ravens

2013 Rush/Rec Stats

Att

152

Yds

436

TD

2

Yds

104

TD

0

2014 Rush/Rec Projections

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2014 Fantasy Football Outlook

Entering 2013, Pierce looked like an up-and-coming back, an aggressive runner with high-end speed who could serve as an effective complement to Ray Rice. But things didn't work out that way Ė even tho...

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2014 ADP:  124.12

Rank (Overall): Hidden

Rank (RB): Hidden

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Bye Week:  11

HT: 6' 0"   WT: 230   DOB: 5/10/1990  College: Temple  Show ContractHide Contract

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Bernard Pierce Contract Information:

Agreed to a four-year $2.65 million contract in May of 2012.

August 16, 2014  –  Bernard Pierce News

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Pierce gained 55 yards on seven carries in Saturday's preseason game against the Cowboys.

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Bernard Pierce NFL Stats
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  Rushing Rush Distance Big Rush Games Receiving Kick Ret Punt Ret Fumbles
Year Age Team G Att Yards TD Avg 20+ 40+ 100+ 150+ 200+ Rec Yards Avg TD Tar Yds TD Yds TD Tot Lost
2012 22 Bal 16 108 532 1 4.9 3 1 1 0 0 7 47 6.7 0 11 0 0 0 0 0 0
2013 23 Bal 16 152 436 2 2.9 2 0 0 0 0 20 104 5.2 0 25 0 0 0 0 0 0
2014 Proj 24 BAL Subscribe now to see our 2013 projections for Bernard Pierce

Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Bernard Pierce Fantasy/Red Zone Stats
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  Fantasy Points Per Game Rushing Stats Red Zone Runs Receiving Stats Red Zone Targets
Year Age Team G Standard PPR 0.5 PPR Att/G Yds/G In20 In10 In5 Rec/G Yds/G YPT In20 In10 In5
2012 22 Bal 16 4.0 4.4 4.2 7 33 9 2 1 0 3 4.3 0 0 0
2013 23 Bal 16 4.1 5.4 4.8 10 27 14 8 5 1 7 4.2 2 0 0
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Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Bernard Pierce – Playing Time Overview

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Snap Count Stats

381

Offensive Snaps in 2013

Bernard Pierce was on the field for 381 of his team's snaps on offense in 2013.

10

Special Teams Snaps in 2013

Bernard Pierce was on the field for 10 of his team's snaps on special teams in 2013.

Year Off ST
2012 215 20
2013 381 10

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Bernard Pierce 2013 Game Log
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  Snap Count Rushing Rush Distance Receiving Fumbles Kick Ret Punt Ret Red Zone Runs Red Zone Targets
Week Opp Off ST Att Yards TD Avg 20+ 40+ Rec Yards Avg TD Tar Tot Lost Yds TD Yds TD In20 In10 In5 In20 In10 In5
1 @Den 33 6 9 22 0 2.4 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
2 Cle 35 0 19 57 1 3.0 0 0 1 -2 -2.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 0 0 0
3 Hou 50 0 24 65 1 2.7 1 0 2 7 3.5 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 3 2 0 0 0
4 @Buf 20 0 4 7 0 1.8 0 0 1 2 2.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
5 @Mia 18 0 11 46 0 4.2 1 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6 GB 19 0 6 9 0 1.5 0 0 2 22 11.0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0
7 @Pit 15 0 6 13 0 2.2 0 0 1 9 9.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8 BYE Bye Week
9 @Cle 22 0 6 11 0 1.8 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10 Cin 23 0 8 31 0 3.9 0 0 2 12 6.0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
11 @Chi 19 1 10 18 0 1.8 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
12 NYJ 30 2 11 30 0 2.7 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
13 Pit 21 0 9 35 0 3.9 0 0 3 4 1.3 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
14 Min 24 1 7 12 0 1.7 0 0 1 5 5.0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 2 0 0 0
15 @Det 17 0 7 21 0 3.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
16 NE 35 0 10 31 0 3.1 0 0 3 27 9.0 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0
17 @Cin 0 0 5 28 0 5.6 0 0 4 18 4.5 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

A blank stat line is used above whenever a player was not on the field for any plays in the game that week.

Measurables Overview for Bernard Pierce  (View College Stats & News)
As Compared To Other Running Backs
Height:   6' 0"
ABOVE AVERAGE
Weight:   230 lbs
ABOVE AVERAGE
40-Yard Dash:   4.45 sec
GREAT
Shuttle Time:   4.28 sec
WEAK
Cone Drill:   7.07 sec
WEAK
Arm Length
Not Available
Hand Length:   9.25 in
AVERAGE
Vertical Jump:   37 in
GREAT
Broad Jump:   123 in
GREAT
Bench Press:   17 reps
WEAK
Baltimore Ravens Team Injury Report
Questionable
Doubtful
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Bernard Pierce: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Pierce, who ran for 37 yards and a touchdown on 10 carries in Thursday's preseason opener, has been the Ravens' best running back in training camp, according to ESPN's Jamison Hensley.

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Pierce, who left practice early Saturday, practiced Sunday, Jeff Zrebiec of the Baltimore Sun reports.

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Despite walking out of practice early with a team doctor Saturday, Pierce said he is not injured, the Baltimore Sun reports.

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Pierce relayed the information in a since-deleted tweet, so the whole situation was managed a bit oddly, but offensive coordinator Gary Kubiak also said that he heard nothing regarding an injury to Pierce. Pierce remains the likely starter during Ray Rice's two-game suspension, health permitting.
Pierce walked out of practice with a team doctor Saturday for undisclosed reasons.

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With Ray Rice suspended for the first two games of the upcoming campaign, Pierce (shoulder) is in line to temporarily take over the Ravens' starting RB role early on, the Baltimore Sun reports.

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Pierce, who underwent offseason rotator cuff surgery, indicated that he is fully cleared medically, Aaron Wilson of the Baltimore Sun reports.

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Pierce (shoulder) was limited in Thursday's OTA, taking part in individual drills, Jeff Zrebiec of the Baltimore Sun reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

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2013

In 20 games through Baltimore's Super Bowl run, Pierce averaged an impressive 5.0 YPC spelling Ray Rice. Pierce stayed healthy throughout the season despite his aggressive running style and displayed the burst and power to be an effective lead back should Rice get hurt. Of course, Rice has not missed a single game since his rookie year. It's also possible that at 6-0, 218, the bigger Pierce could steal some of the goal-line work, but Rice converted 8-of-18 carries from inside the 10 last year.

2012

The Ravens spent the 84th pick in the draft on Pierce, who ran for 1,481 yards and 27 touchdowns during his junior year of college. He has good balance and a nose for the end zone but lacks skills as a receiver and isnít overly quick. Baltimore hopes he can replace Ricky Williams as the teamís backup, and while that job wonít entail much if Ray Rice stays healthy, it could have plenty of potential if Rice were to go down. Pierce is an intriguing late round flier.