Free agent TE Jake Ballard will work out for the Chiefs on Tuesday.
Free agent TE Jake Ballard wants to sign with a team this week.
The Ravens will work out free agent TE Jake Ballard on Monday.
Patriots waived TE Jake Ballard.
The Patriots are expected to open the season with Jake Ballard in Rob Gronkowski's old in-line tight end role, and Zach Sudfeld in Hernandez's "flex" tight end position.
Patriots TE Jake Ballard has fallen behind journeyman Daniel Fells and UDFA Zach Sudfeld in the training camp pecking order.
ESPN Boston agrees that TE Jake Ballard "could have a tough time" cracking the Patriots' 53-man roster.
ESPN's Chris Mortensen reported on NFL Insiders that TE Jake Ballard is in danger of not making the Patriots' roster.
Jake Ballard (knee) was unable to participate in Saturday's intra-squad scrimmage.
Patriots TE Jake Ballard is down to 260 pounds after playing with the Giants at 278.
Patriots activated TE Jake Ballard (knees) from the active/PUP list.
Ben Volin of the Boston Globe considers TE Jake Ballard (knees, active/PUP) "not a lock" for the Patriots' final roster.
Patriots placed TE Jake Ballard (knee) on the active/PUP list.
CSN New England notes that Jake Ballard (knee) "slogged through" some routes and wasn't a full participant during minicamps.