Originally posted on The Lady Sportswriter  |  Last updated 8/27/12
File this one under: interesting, but most Georgia fans aren’t likely to give two flips, but, Da’Rick Rogers is reportedly going to remain in the Volunteer State…he just won’t be playing for the Volunteers. According to multiple in-state sources, the All-SEC wide receiver plans to transfer to Tennessee Tech after reportedly meeting with Golden Eagle coaches on Sunday, just 48 hours after he was suspended indefinitely by Tennessee coach Derek Dooley for an undisclosed “violation of team rules.” The website VolQuest.com and a local television station, WDEF in Chattanooga, both reported Rogers’ impending move on Sunday night. Tennessee Tech is an FCS school in Cookeville, Tenn., about 100 miles west of Knoxville. Assuming he’s academically eligible and otherwise kosher under NCAA rules (there’s no indication he is not), Rogers will be eligible to play immediately with two years of eligibility remaining, although it might be a stretch to expect him in the lineup as soon as the Eagles’ season opener against Hampton on Thursday night. The move will also reunite him with his old high school quarterback, Tre Lamb, whose father was Rogers’ head coach at Calhoun (Ga.) (Matt Hinton, “Reports: Suspended Vol Da’Rick Rogers plans transfer to Tennessee Tech”, cbssports.com 8/27/12) Rogers joins a list of [...]
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