Patriots Place Gronk, Ballard, Edelman On PUP List

July 23, 2013 12:49 PM
Patriots Place Gronk, Ballard, Edelman On PUP List
" BOSTON (CBS) – Ahead of training camp getting underway later this week, the New England Patriots placed tight ends Rob Gronkowski, Jake Ballard and receiver Julian Edelman on the active/physically unable to perform list on Tuesday.

By placing the players on the PUP list, it means they are not yet cleared to practice when camp gets underway on Friday.

This move is no surprise when it comes to Gronkowski, who underwent multiple surgeries over the off-season on his left forearm and back.

Read: Gordy Gronkowski Talks About Son’s Injuries

Ballard, who was limited during spring camp, had ACL and microfracture surgery in February of 2012. With Gronkowski likely sidelined for the beginning of the regular season, and Aaron Hernandez no longer in the equation, Ballard is expected to have a good chance at being a key contributor to the offense — if healthy.

Edelman did not participate in spring camps after undergoing a procedure on an injured foot that knocked him out of last season "

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