Carlos Rogers Injury: Updates on Raiders Star's Knee and Recovery

Adam Wells@adamwells1985Featured ColumnistNovember 29, 2014

Oct 12, 2014; Oakland, CA, USA; Oakland Raiders cornerback Carlos Rogers (27) reacts against the San Diego Chargers at O.co Coliseum. The Chargers defeated the Raiders 31-28. Mandatory Credit: Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports
USA TODAY Sports

The Oakland Raiders will be weaker in the secondary the rest of this season. Cornerback Carlos Rogers will reportedly miss the final five games with a knee injury. 

According to Fallon Smith of Comcast SportsNet Bay Area, Rogers will be placed on season-ending injured reserve:

The Raiders confirmed the move later Saturday via Twitter:

This could also mean the end for Rogers in a Raiders uniform. He signed a one-year contract with Oakland in the offseason after spending the previous three years across the bay in San Francisco. The 33-year-old hasn't played since October 26 against Cleveland, recording 35 tackles and one forced fumble in seven games. 

Related

    Will Tom Brady Actually Play Until He’s 45?

    NFL logo
    NFL

    Will Tom Brady Actually Play Until He’s 45?

    Mike Florio
    via ProFootballTalk

    Hidden Stars Who Deserve Their Shine

    Oakland Raiders logo
    Oakland Raiders

    Hidden Stars Who Deserve Their Shine

    Maurice Moton
    via Bleacher Report

    Carr and Gruden Off to a Terrific Start

    Oakland Raiders logo
    Oakland Raiders

    Carr and Gruden Off to a Terrific Start

    The Raider Ramble
    via The Raider Ramble

    Can Giants Move into a New Era While Clinging to the Past?

    NFL logo
    NFL

    Can Giants Move into a New Era While Clinging to the Past?

    The Ringer
    via The Ringer