Pierce had his scheduled surgery on Wednesday, reports the Baltimore Sun's Aaron Wilson.
A lot of analysts have pointed out that Gary Kubiak likes to roll his quarterbacks out in his offense, meaning Joe Flacco could be running bootleg plays quite a bit, writes the Baltimore Sun's Matt Vensel.
Russell Street Report's Kyle Casey writes that the Ravens could get some production out of Aaron Mellette next season, after the rookie spent 2013 on injured reserve.
BaltimoreRavens.com's Ryan Mink writes about whether Kubiak will call plays from the coaches' booth or from the sideline in 2014.
BaltimoreRavens.com's Garrett Downing writes that the new offensive coordinator believes the running game will turn around next season.