Carlos Rogers sat alone on the ground eating a pre-practice turkey burger, facing San Francisco’s empty practice field and soaking in the California sunshine on a spectacular fall day.
San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh told me today that the team would look into re-signing players before the season ends. This season is unusual because of the work stoppage which forced free agents to sign last-minute deals, most for one year.
Both sides of the ball and special teams have carried the division-leading 49ers to a surprising 4-1 start.
My plan was to take in some Blues in the French Quarter after our broadcast of the 49ers game. As it turned out, I didn’t have to wait that long. The blues started at kickoff and lasted until the final gun.
The San Francisco 49ers have signed free agent cornerback Carlos Rogers and safety Madieu Williams to one-year contracts.