According to Mike Garafolo of FOX Sports, the Baltimore Ravens will work out free agent tight end Jake Ballard this week.
The Boldin-less Ravens, who have had issues with TEs and WRs up the middle, will work out former NYG/NE TE Jake Ballard on Monday.
— Mike Garafolo (@MikeGarafolo) September 8, 2013
Ballard was with the Patriots in the preseason but was released at the end of the preseason. He’s had a hard time recovering from microfracture surgery that he underwent in 2012.