Blake was assigned by the Director Fury to retrieve a Chitauri weapon from two civilians who were using it to commit bank robberies. The Agent Blake gives Sitwell gives the order to recover the weapon and kill the two thieves.
When Sitwell returns to base, Blake is disappointed because Sitwell not kill thieves, he instead recruited as S.H.I.E.L.D. agents.
In "FZZT," he orders Coulson to dump the Chitauri helmet and any infected cargo into the ocean instead of taking it all the way to the Sandbox. Coulson does not want him to know that Simmons is infected with the Chitauri virus and he hangs up on the video call.
In "End of the Beginning", Blake along with Sitwell and Victoria Hand met Coulson and his team on the Bus. When trying to locate the Clairvoyant, Blake was attacked by Mike Peterson, now a Deathlok, Blake managed to fire a tracker in Peterson but without causing any damage . When he tried to appeal to Mike Peterson, he was left unconscious by Deathlok. Blake is later seen being evacuated by a SHIELD medical team and was described as being in critical condition.