Tampa Bay Buccaneers


The Tampa Bay Buccaneers today signed tight end Cade Otton, a fourth-round selection (No. 106 overall) in the 2022 NFL Draft. The team has now signed all eight of its 2022 draft selections.

Otton (6-5, 247) spent five collegiate seasons at Washington (2017-21), appearing in 39 games, recording 91 receptions for 1,026 yards and nine touchdowns. Otton earned first-team All-Pac-12 honors for his performance during the 2020 season, in addition to being named one of the eight semifinalists for the 2020 John Mackey Award – given annually to college football's top tight end.

A native of Tumwater, Washington, Otton will wear No. 88 for Tampa Bay.