CAREER TRANSACTIONSChris Barker
was claimed off waivers and awarded to the New England Patriots on Sept. 1, 2013 …Originally signed by Miami as a rookie free agent (5/3/13) … Waived by Miami (8/31/13). SEASONAL REVIEWS 2013 (4/0)
- Appeared as a reserve in four games, playing mainly on special teams.
- Was a healthy scratch for 10 regular-season games, both playoff contests and dressed but did not play in two games.
- Played in his first professional game, appearing on special teams vs. Tampa Bay (9/22).
- Began the year in training camp with Miami and was waived prior to the start of the regular season.
- Was a four-year starter (2009-2012) for Nevada at guard.
- Recorded 53 career starts to become the only player in school history to start every game in all four seasons.
- Started all 13 games as a senior in 2012.
- Voted team captain by his teammates as a junior in 2011.
- Named first-team All-WAC.
- Attended Etiwanda (Calif.) High School.
- Earned three letters in football.
- Earned first-team all-league honors as both an offensive and defensive lineman.
- Majored in criminal justice.
- Born on Aug. 13, 1990, in West Covina, Calif.