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Taking stock of Ravens' running back depth chart after cutting Bernard Pierce
Taking stock of Ravens' running back depth chart after cutting Bernard Pierce

When the Ravens cut backup running back Bernard Pierce this week following his driving under the influence arrest, they did so with the knowledge that he was already the likely odd man out in their backfield. If he hadn't been cut this week, Pierce would have likely been released prior to the start of the regular season later this year. Pierce had seven carries for six yards in the Ravens' final two regular season games. Undrafted rookie Fitz Toussaint took over some of Pierce's  playing time. Pierce had two carries and a touchdown in the Ravens' two playoff games and had fallen on the depth chart. Even before retaining veteran runner Justin Forsett on a...

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