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49ers Signing CFL Star WR Eric Rogers

ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports that the 49ers are signing CFL star WR Eric Rogers to the most lucrative CFL deal since the Dolphins signed DE Cameron Wake.

  • Ian Rapoport reports that Rogers receives a two-year deal that includes $125,ooo signing bonus, $75,000 in bonuses and a $100,000 base salary guaranteed.

Rogers worked out for half of the NFL teams including the Patriots, ChargersEagles, Vikings, BrownsTexansJets, BearsSteelers, Raven, RedskinsTitans Giants and Colts over the past few months, so there was plenty of interest in him.

It will be interesting to see the specifics of Rogers’ deal with the 49ers.

Rogers, 24, originally signed on with the Cowboys as an undrafted free agent out of Cal Lutheran back in 2013. However, he lasted just a few months in Dallas before he was waived during the preseason.

While playing for the Calgary Stampeders, Rogers recorded 87 catches for 1,448 yards and 10 touchdowns.