Eric Rogers receives his opportunity

Heading into the draft there were multiple positions that needed addressing for the 49ers. This wasn’t a huge surprise from a team that ended up going 5-11 and finish near the bottom three in most offensive and defensive categories. Easily there was work to be done along the offensive line, defensive line, secondary, and wide receiver group. In other words…half the defense and...
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July 06, 2016  |  Discuss

Player Profile: San Francisco 49ers WR Eric Rogers

One of the more intriguing offseason moves for the San Francisco 49ers, was the signing of 25 year old WR Eric Rogers. Rogers was the leading receiver in the Canadian Football League during the 2015 season, posting 1,448 yards on 87 receptions for the Calgary Stampeders. His performance up north was enough to attract the attention of the NFL’s scouts, and Rogers received offers...
May 29, 2016  |  Discuss

Newly signed 49ers receiver Eric Rogers buys mom a new SUV

Eager to do something kind for the single mother who raised him, new San Francisco 49ers wide receiver Eric Rogers bought his mom a new Nissan SUV. Prior to signing on with the 49ers, Rogers received 13 offers following visits to 16 different NFL teams back in December and January. Ultimately deciding that the 49ers and Chip Kelly’s system were the best fit for him, Rogers...
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March 19, 2016  |  Discuss

49ers sign former CFL receiver Eric Rogers

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) The San Francisco 49ers have signed former CFL wide receiver Eric Rogers to a two-year deal. Rogers spent the past two seasons with Calgary of the CFL before signing with the Niners on Thursday. Rogers led the CFL with 1,448 yards receiving and 10 touchdown catches last season. Rogers originally entered the NFL as an undrafted free agent with Dallas...
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January 21, 2016  |  Discuss

49ers reportedly agree to terms with CFL leading receiver Eric Rogers

The San Francisco 49ers made a move to address one of their biggest needs, reaching across the border to sign one of the top receivers in the Canadian Football League.The 49ers on Wednesday reached an agreement to sign Eric Rogers, multiple media outlets reported. The news broke on the same day that San Francisco introduced new coach Jim Kelly as a press conference.Rogers, 24, is...
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January 20, 2016  |  Discuss

Wide receiver Eric Rogers has tryout with Giants; who is the CFL star?

He comes from the same Canadian team as Giants lineman Brett Jones. Watch video Wide receiver Eric Rogers is making the rounds. One of his recent stops was in East Rutherford, where he had a tryout with the Giants. CFL star WR Eric Rogers latest workouts: Giants and Colts. -- Adam Caplan (@caplannfl) January 19, 2016 The...
January 20, 2016  |  Discuss

Several Players Visit The Steelers Thursday

One piece of housekeeping for you as we wrap up the week. Several players visited the Pittsburgh Steelers on Thursday, according to Aaron Wilson. They included: QB Dustin Vaughan, DL Freddie Bishop, LB Dexter McCoil, and WR Eric Rogers. Steelers worked out Freddie Bishop, Dexter McCoil, Eric Rogers, Dustin Vaughan —... The post Several Players Visit The Steelers Thursday appeared...
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January 08, 2016  |  Discuss

Eagles to work out Calgary wide receiver Eric Rogers

With the CFL season now over, many players are getting workout opportunities from NFL teams. One of those players that is getting an opportunity is the CFL’s leading wide receiver. According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the Philadelphia Eagles are set to work out Calgary Stampeders wide receiver Eric Rogers on Friday. This is not the first workout for the Rogers as he has already...
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December 17, 2015  |  Discuss

The San Francisco 49ers host star wide receiver for a workout

The San Francisco 49ers hosted a star wide receiver for a workout on Monday, the only problem is he was a star in the Canadian football league. Eric Rogers, who is a standout CFL receiver for the Calgary Stampeders, led the league with 1,448 receiving yards, tied for the league lead in receiving touchdowns with 10 and was third in receptions with 87. CFL players can’t sign with...
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December 15, 2015  |  Discuss

The Slant – Episode 170 – Interview With Portland Thunder WR Eric Rogers

On this episode of The Slant, host Brad Stein interviews Portland Thunder wide receiver Eric Rogers. He talks about his training camp experience with the Dallas Cowboys, making ESPN SportsCenter’s Top 10, and more! Download & Listen Here
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May 30, 2014  |  Discuss

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