Argos officially sign star receiver Eric Rogers after trade with Stampeders

The Toronto Argonauts have signed American receiver Eric Rogers after trading with Calgary for his rights.

According to 3DownNation insider Justin Dunk, it’s a two-year contract for Rogers with the Argos through the 2022 season.

The 29-year-old Rogers is coming off a 2019 season where he hauled in 85 receptions for 1,080 yards and 10 touchdowns on route to being named a West Division all-star.

The California native has spent his entire four-year CFL career in Calgary (2014-2015, 2018-2019) where he won two Grey Cups, while adding a CFL all-star nod to his resume in 2015, after catching 87 passes and leading the league in both receiving yards and touchdowns with 1,448 and 10 respectively.

Over the course of his 45-game regular season career Rogers has brought in 217 passes for 3,176 yards and 27 majors. The 6’4, 215-pound pass catcher spent 2016 with the San Francisco 49ers after breaking into the NFL as an undrafted free agent in 2013 with the Dallas Cowboys.

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