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Bernard Pierce hoping for another shot after being scratched against Bengals
Bernard Pierce hoping for another shot after being scratched against Bengals

Ravens running back Bernard Pierce said he's maintaining his patience after being a healthy scratch on Sunday during a loss to the Cincinnati Bengals. It marked the third time this year that Pierce has been inactive, the first time without an injury. "I wasn't down for my performance," Pierce said. "It was just because of our situation with other players." Pierce has rushed for 196 yards and two touchdowns on 55 carries, averaging 3.6 yards per run. Pierce was originally the starter as the replacement for Ray Rice, but was benched in the season-opening loss to the Bengals when he lost a fumble. He rushed for a season-high 96 yards against the...

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