Jake Ballard Speaker Profile
Jake Ballard Biography
Jake Ballard was born December 2, 1987 and is an Americanfootball tight end for the New York Giants of the National Football League. Hewas signed by the Giants as an undrafted free agent in 2010. He played collegefootball at Ohio State.
Ballard was signed by the New York Giants as an undrafted free agent followingthe 2010 NFL Draft on April 25, 2010. He was waived/injured after suffering ahamstring injury during training camp on August 19. He was re-signed to theteam's practice squad on September 5. He was promoted to the active roster onNovember 20. He played in the game against the Philadelphia Eagles thefollowing day, playing eights snaps. He was waived on November 23, andre-signed to the practice squad the following day. He was promoted to theactive roster again on December 16.
Ballard played in the November 6, 2011 game against the NewEngland Patriots (5-2) at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Massachusetts,finishing the day with 67 receiving yards, including a 28-yard catch on 3rd and10 with :51 left and the subsequent 1-yard touchdown catch with just 17 secondsto play. The Giants won the game 24-20 to maintain a 2-game lead in the NFCEast and hand the Patriots their second straight loss for the first time since2009 (and first in 21 consecutive games at home).
Ballard made a catch on the game winning drive in the gameon November 6, 2011 that has been compared to the great catch that David Tyreemade in Super Bowl XLII. Coincidentally, both players wore No. 85 at the timeof their catches.
Jake Ballard Booking and Hiring InformationFootball stars such as a Jake Ballard have taken the game to new heights by excelling at their respective position. The booking agents at AthletePromotions can assist with Jake Ballard speaking engagements or appearances from NFL stars. We have years of experience in booking gridiron greats for keynote speeches and autograph signings. Hiring a football speaker like Jake Ballard is not a hard process. Our agents can provide availability, fees and all costs associated in bringing out a successful football star to your next corporate event. We can find Jake Ballards agent to make this booking happen. A Jake Ballard appearance will add energy to your upcoming event and reward employees, customers and clients.Most likely, football fans and corporations can find Jake Ballard's official website, charity involvement, Twitter account, representation, publicist and management info at www.Jake Ballard.com.
Videos of Jake Ballard Speaking
Recent Jake Ballard Blogs
- AthletePromotions acts only as an athlete broker for corporate functions, private events and speaking engagements. Athlete Promotions does not claim or represent itself as Dennis Rodman's agent, speakers bureau, manager, publicist, assistant, PR firm or management company. Athlete Promotions is a celebrity booking agency representing organizations and groups seeking to hire motivational speakers, athletes, celebrities and corporate entertainment for private corporate events, athlete endorsements, personal athlete appearances, spokesperson campaigns and speaking engagements. We are often asked how we can book Dennis Rodman for an event? Our celebrity booking agency can hire Dennis Rodman for celebrity golf tournaments, tradeshows, conventions, store grand openings, VIP meet and greets, licensing deals, print advertising and television commercials. Dennis Rodman booking and appearance fees, costs and prices on this website are estimates and are only act as a guideline. Exact booking fees are determined by a number of factors, including location of event, the celebrities schedule, desired duties, supply and demand and other market factors. Bios on this site are for informational purposes only and deemed to be reliable resources, but not guaranteed. Some parts of the athlete's biography may be used from Wikipedia, which is licensed under the GNU Free Documentation License.