He was a budding beast as a giant before getting injured after making a catch in the Super Bowl. At 6'6" and 275 he is an excellent blocker and has shown the ability to haul in difficult catches. However, even before zach sudfeld's terrific preseason nearly all the press on Ballard has been negative - nearly all mentioning how he is on the bubble. Can he really get cut in favor of the short slow footed Daniel fells? A te trio of sudfeld, Ballard, and a returning gronk woul really make new England fun to watch.