The New England Patriots announced today that they claimed running back Akeem Shavers off waivers from the Buccaneers today.
#Patriots claim Rookie RB Akeem Shavers off waivers from Tampa Bay
— New England Patriots (@Patriots) May 7, 2013
Shavers was signed by the Bucs as an undrafted rookie free agent this offseason.
Shavers ran for 871 yards and 6 touchdowns at Purdue last year.