FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — The New England Patriots signed former Penn and Notre Dame offensive lineman Braxton Cave off waivers from Cleveland on Sunday.
The Patriots also released running back-kick returner Leon Washington and cornerback Marquice Cole, and signed three other players off waivers — linebacker Chris White from Detroit and guard Chris Barker and defensive tackle A.J. Francis from Miami.
New England also signed five players to the practice squad — linebackers Ja’Gared Davis and Jeff Tarpinian, defensive backs Kanorris Davis and Justin Green and defensive lineman Marcus Forston. All had been released Saturday.