CAREER TRANSACTIONSBraxston Cave
was signed by the New England Patriots to the practice squad on Sept. 7, 2013 … Originally signed by Cleveland as a free agent (4/30/13) … Released by Cleveland (8/30/13) ... Claimed off waivers by New England (9/1) ... Released by New England (9/5). SEASON REVIEWS2013 (0/0, 0/0)
- Began the year with Cleveland but was released prior to the start of the regular season.
- Spent the season on the New England practice squad.
- After redshirting in 2008 and seeing limited action in 2009, he became the full-time starter in 2010.
- Played in 48 games with 35 starts.
- Was named a third-team All-American by the Associated Press during his final season in 2012.
- Was part of an offensive line that helped Notre Dame average more than 200 yards per game in both rushing and receiving during the 2012 season.
- Born July 29, 1989.
- Attended Penn High Scholl in Mishawaka, Ind.
- Helped guide his school to an undefeated regular season in his senior season and a final record of 12-1.
- He also participated in track where he threw the shot put over 51 feet and tossed the discus 145 feet.