Wide Receiver Andre "Bubba" Caldwell is the newest Denver Bronco, signing a 2-year contract this afternoon. A former Florida gator and teammate of Tim Tebow's during their National Championship in 2006, Andre was chosen by the Cincinnati Bengals with the 97th overall (3rd Round) pick in the 2008 NFL Draft.
Broncos Catch WR Andre Caldwell - Bubba's Coming to Denver
He ran a 4.37 at the 2008 Combine, but doesn't play that fast. Andre will compete for the 3rd Wideout spot and play Special Teams for Denver. He is a willing blocker and can play both the Z (flanker) and slot positions on Offense.
Caldwell meaures up at 6-0, 195 and has 4 seasons under his belt. The 26 year old has 124 career receptions for 1,172 yards and six Touchdowns. He also has experience as a Kick Returner, with 45 Returns for a 21.2 average.
In 2011, Andre appeared in 13 games (2 starts), caught 37 passes for 317 yards, an 8.6 average, with 3 Touchdowns.
Caldwell is the younger brother of Reche Caldwell, former NFL wide receiver and Florida Gators star. Welcome to Denver Bubba.