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

Adam WellsFeatured 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
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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. 

 

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