Free agent RB Lorenzo Taliaferro worked out with the Jets on Tuesday, reports Rich Cimini of ESPN.
The 25-year-old last played with the Ravens, who drafted him in the fourth round of the 2014 draft. He shifted to the fullback position during training camp this season, but struggled, gaining just 31 yards on 15 carries. The Ravens cut him as part of their final roster cuts heading into the season
The Jets are not close to signing him at this time, according to Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News.
Taliaferro has played just three games in each of the last two seasons after gaining 292 yards on 68 carries in his 2014 rookie campaign. He has 339 yards and five touchdowns in his career.